Doll

Object Number: 
1941.449
Date: 
1840-1880
Medium: 
Ceramic, textile, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 1/2 x 4 1/4 x 1 5/8 in. ( 19 x 10.8 x 4.1 cm )
Marks: 
written: in ink on apron: "My name is Miss Piper/ I'm not a pen wiper/ But if from your shoes/ Your button you lose,/ Just bring them to me/ And directly you'll see/ With what great delight/ I'll sew them quite tight."
Description: 
Doll made from white ceramic pipe clothed in red cotton dress, white apron, and white cap with ruffles; handwritten inscription on apron.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. James King Hand
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group