Doll's shoulder head

Object Number: 
INV.11568
Date: 
1840-1880
Medium: 
Papier-mâché, textile, straw, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 3/4 x 2 1/2 x 1 1/2 in. ( 7 x 6.4 x 3.8 cm )
Description: 
Papier-mâché shoulder head with black molded hair with curls piled high on head and painted curls along edges, molded and painted features include blue eyes, closed mouth, and pink tinted cheeks; wide-brimmed bonnet with silk edge, pink ribbon, and stiffened with straw.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group