Doll

Object Number: 
INV.10842
Date: 
1840-1870
Medium: 
Papier-mâché, textile, leather, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 21 1/2 x 7 1/2 x 3 1/2 in. ( 54.6 x 19 x 8.9 cm )
Description: 
Lady doll with papier-mâché shoulder head, molded black hair with braided and coiled bun at back and long curls in front of molded ears, with additional curls painted along edges, molded and painted facial features including black eyes, closed mouth, and pink tinted cheeks; stuffed cloth body with divided arm composed of stuffed cloth upper arm and pink kid stuffed lower arm, with separate fingers, and divided leg; low-necked dress with blue velvet top and white muslin skirt; netting sewn on to lower leg to resemble knickers; blue velvet slippers.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Anne M. LosKamp
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group