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Doll

Object Number: 
1956.16
Date: 
1820-1850
Medium: 
Wood, textile, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 1/2 x 3 1/2 x 1 in. ( 14 x 8.9 x 2.5 cm )
Description: 
Peg wooden with head and torso carved as single unit, high, carved comb on top of head, painted yellow, black painted hair with additional curls along edges, carved nose, and painted facial features; wooden body with mortise and tenon joints, lower arms and legs painted white, and red slippers painted on to feet; brown long-sleeved muslin dress with green and white bits of fabric sewn on, over short petticoat and knickers.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Katharine Prentis Murphy
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group