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Object ID 1944.010.005
Object Name Doll
Collection Dolls
Credit line Gift of Mrs. George A. Elliot
Date circa 1830
Description Female doll with a papier-mâché head with blue eyes, rosy cheeks, and molded black hair that is styled in a bun with ringlets at the side of the face. The doll has a calf skin body with wooden arms and legs that have missing feet. It is dressed in a white floral print linen dress with a ruffled hem, buttons down the front, and a large brown and white print bow at the waist.
Dimensions H-14 W-4 inches
Dimension Details greatest height; approximate width
Owned Hannah Gibbons
Provenance The donor claims that this doll was originally owned by Hannah Gibbons.
Subjects Dolls
Search Terms Dolls
Hannah Gibbons
Material Papier-mâché head; calf skin body; wooden limbs