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Figurine: Amish woman

Figurine: Amish woman
Title
Figurine: Amish woman
Date 
1900-1940
Medium 
Cast iron, paint
Dimensions 
Overall: 4 1/2 x 1 3/4 x 1 3/8 in. ( 11.4 x 4.4 x 3.5 cm )
Description 
Painted cast iron figurine representing a Mennonite woman wearing a blue dress and black bonnet and apron and carrying a brown bag in one hand; green painted oval base.
Credit Line 
Gift of Miss Lena Cadwalader Evans
Object Number 
1942.328b
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group