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Object ID 1993.055.125
Object Name Doll
Collection Dolls
Credit line Gift of Adelaide Tinker
Year Range from 1962
Year Range to 1965
Makers mark Shoes are stamped with "2" on the right sole and "3" on the left sole.
Description Female doll with a stuffed cloth body, painted features, and long, dark brown yarn hair styled into two plaits that are tied with yellow ribbons. All the digits of the hands are defined. The doll wears a Pakistani outfit consisting of sky blue cotton trousers, a bright pink tunic top with elbow length sleeves, blue velvet shoes decorated with gold sequins and curled up toes, a gauzy sash, and five yellow and lavender plastic bangles on each wrist.

Dimensions H-23 W-9.5 inches
Dimension Details approximate width
Owned Adelaide Tinker
Provenance The donor collected this doll in Pakistan, where her husband John M. Tinker (1897-1974) was a Science Attache with the U.S. Embassy in Karachi, Pakistan from 1962-65.
Subjects Dolls
Toys
Search Terms Dolls
Ethnic Dolls
Cloth Dolls
Pakistan
Twentieth Century
Material Cotton body
Place of Origin Pakistan