Doll

Object Number: 
1972.4
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Wax, papier-mâché, textile, wood, glass, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 16 x 8 1/2 x 2 in. ( 40.6 x 21.6 x 5.1 cm )
Description: 
Doll with wax over papier-mâché shoulder head, molded yellow hair piled high on head, black glass pupilless eyes, and lightly tinted face; stuffed cloth body with divided arm composed of cloth upper arm and wooden lower arm, with separate thumb, divided leg composed of stuffed cloth upper leg and wooden lower leg, painted white and blue to resemble stockings and boots; short-sleeved pink dress with high waist and lace at collar over quilted petticoat of darker pink and plain white petticoat.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Paul Gourary
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group