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Object ID 1933.017.002
Object Name Doll
Collection Dolls
Credit line Gift of Mrs. Lee Wilson Dodd
Year Range from 1815
Year Range to 1820
Description Figure of a baby modeled in wax that has a hollow body and solid limbs that are attached to the body with pins. The hair is painted black and the facial features are indistinct.
Dimensions H-8 W-3.5 inches
Dimension Details approximate dimensions since the doll is in pieces.
Owned Catherine Canby
Provenance Originally belonged to Catherine Canby, daughter of Elizabeth Roberts and James Canby, and an ancestor of the donor whose maiden name was Marian Canby.
Subjects Dolls
Search Terms Dolls
Wax Dolls
Material Beeswax