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Lady's costume: 1869

Object Number: 
1965.11
Date: 
ca. 1965
Medium: 
Wax, textile, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 1/4 x 6 3/4 in. ( 23.5 x 17.1 cm )
Description: 
Molded wax figurine of woman in period costume; pink and grey dress with fitted bodice, long sleeves, and hoop skirt; figure has lace headband, a rose in one hand, and a handkerchief 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