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Catherine Howard

Catherine Howard
Title
Catherine Howard
Date 
1950-1970
Medium 
Plastic, textile, paint
Dimensions 
Overall: 8 3/4 x 6 x 2 in. ( 22.2 x 15.2 x 5.1 cm )
Description 
Molded plastic doll representing Catherine Howard wearing black velvet dress and olive green polonaise; white petticoats; black velvet head covering.
Object Number 
INV.10943
Marks 
printed: on card attached to wrist: "English Historical Costumes/ H/221/ Catherine Howard/ 5th Queen of henry VII/ Beheaded 1542"; "Collectors/ Costume/ Dolls/ by/Peggy Nisbet/ MADE IN ENGLAND"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group