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Lady's costume: 1775

Object Number: 
1960.19
Date: 
ca. 1960
Medium: 
Wax, textile, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 x 6 x 3 1/2 in. ( 25.4 x 15.2 x 8.9 cm )
Description: 
Molded wax figurine of woman in period costume; pink ankle-length dress with painted flowers and green underskirt, ivory lace shawl tied around shoulders, pink shoes with painted gold buckles; metal pin extends from one foot for mounting.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Carl Otto von Kienbusch
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group