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Lady's costume: 1780's

Object Number: 
1958.28
Date: 
ca. 1958
Medium: 
Wax, textile, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 x 3 3/4 in. ( 22.9 x 9.5 cm )
Description: 
Molded wax figurine of woman in period costume; pale green dress with ivory chiffon cap and collar, black lace shawl, and lavender cumberbund with bow in back; figure carries a small dog in one hand and a handkerchief and folded fan in the other.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Carl Otto von Kienbusch
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group