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Katherine of Aragon

Katherine of Aragon
Title
Katherine of Aragon
Date 
1950-1970
Medium 
Plastic, textile, paint
Dimensions 
Overall: 8 x 5 1/2 x 1 1/2 in. ( 20.3 x 14 x 3.8 cm )
Description 
Molded plastic doll representing Katherine of Aragon wearing green dress with woven gold and purple floral pattern and gold sleeves; black velvet head covering with lace and fake jewel border.
Object Number 
INV.10940
Marks 
stamped: on foot: "MADE IN/ ENGLAND" printed: on card attached to wrist: "English Historical Costumes/ H/219/ Katherine of Aragon/ 1st Queen of Henry VIII/ Divorced 1533? Mother of Queen Mary I"; "Collectors/ Costume / Dolls/ by/ Peggy/ Nisbet? MADE IN ENGLAND"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group