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Doll: young boy in knickers

Object Number: 
1940.92
Date: 
ca. 1900
Medium: 
Papier-mâché, stockinet, textile, leather, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 24 1/4 x 9 1/2 x 5 1/4 in. ( 61.6 x 24.1 x 13.3 cm )
Description: 
Boy doll with head made of stockinet stretched over papier-mâché base, and painted with oil colors; molded and painted facial features include brown eyes, closed mouth, and pink tinted cheeks; stuffed cloth body with complete arm, painted lower arm, hands curving inwards with fingers defined by stitching, separate thumb, divided leg with painted lower leg, toes formed by stitching; brown jumper with knee-length legs and decorative brown buttons, white button-up shirt with rounded collar, stockings, and black leather shoes with strap tied around ankle and buckle.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Theodore Beach
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group