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Lady's costume: 1882

Object Number: 
1966.8
Date: 
ca. 1966
Medium: 
Wax, textile, leather, metal, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 1/2 x 4 1/2 x 2 1/2 in. ( 24.1 x 11.4 x 6.4 cm )
Description: 
Molded wax figurine of woman in period costume; lavender silk costume with pleated chiffon skirt, with matching hat and parasol and elbow-length white leather gloves; 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