Doll, bride

Doll, bride
Title
Doll, bride
Date 
1880-1900
Medium 
Ceramic, textile, leather, hair, glass, paint
Dimensions 
Overall: 13 x 9 x 2 in. ( 33 x 22.9 x 5.1 cm )
Description 
Doll with bisque swivel head, blond wig glued to pate, brown glass eyes, closed mouth, and pink tinted cheeks; stuffed kid body with divided arm composed of stuffed kid upper arm and bisque lower arm, molded hands, and complete leg; white satin bridal gown with lace panels, train, large bow in back, and ruffled trim on hem, with lace trimmed petticoats and knickers, knit stockings, ribbon garters, leather booties, and net cap and veil.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. C. W. Hillyer
Object Number 
1951.336
Gallery Label 
According to accession records, this doll was dressed by Mrs. Betsy Hurlbutt Wheeler for one of the Hurlbutt daughters.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group