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Object ID 1960.014
Object Name Doll
Collection Dolls
Credit line DHS Collection
Date circa 1830
Description Male Doll with a papier-mâché head, calf skin body, and wooden limbs. The head has painted blue eyes and black hair. The doll is dressed in white course linen trousers, a green wool frock coat with black trim and lace at the front and sleeves, and a black cravat. The wooden feet are painted black to represent shoes.
Dimensions H-8.25 W-2 inches
Dimension Details Overall greatest height; width at shoulders.
Provenance According to a note in the file, this doll was owned at one point by Mrs. Thurston Lowe (1843-1939).
Subjects Dolls
Search Terms Dolls
Material Papier-mâché head; calf skin body; wooden limbs
Place of Origin England?