Doll: red coat and hat

Object Number: 
1965.43
Date: 
ca. 1877
Medium: 
Ceramic, textile, hair, brass, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 1/2 x 4 1/2 x 2 in. ( 19 x 11.4 x 5.1 cm )
Marks: 
impressed: on back: "GERMANY / 6343"
Description: 
Doll with bisque head and torso with bisque limbs jointed at hips and shoulders; blond wig, sleeping eyes, closed mouth, pink tinted cheeks, blue painted stockings, and black painted ankle-strap shoes; dressed in crocheted outfit consisting of red hooded jacket with brass buttons, cream colored knee-length dress with scalloped hem, and cream colored knickers.
Gallery Label: 
According to accession records, this doll was acquired in Europe and presented to the donor on the day of her birth, June 14, 1877.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Etta Lawrence
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group