Doll: in pink and white striped dress

Object Number: 
1945.337
Date: 
ca. 1880
Medium: 
Ceramic, textile, leather, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 19 x 13 x 3 in. ( 48.3 x 33 x 7.6 cm )
Description: 
Doll with bisque shoulder head, blond wig, blue glass eyes, closed mouth, and pink tinted cheeks; stuffed cloth body with divided arm composed of stuffed cloth upper arm and stuffed kid lower arm with separate fingers, and hip and knee joints formed by stitching; pink striped dress with short ruffled sleeves and pleated bodice, muslin petticoat, and lace-trimmed chemise and knickers.
Gallery Label: 
According to accession records, clothes were made for this doll by the donor's Grandmother Brookes, who gave the doll to the donor when he was three years old.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Walter S. Poor
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group