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Lady's costume: 1869

Object Number: 
1965.7
Date: 
ca. 1965
Medium: 
Wax, textile, cardboard, feathers
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 x 7 x 7 in. ( 25.4 x 17.8 x 17.8 cm )
Description: 
Molded wax figurine of woman in period costume; pink dress with white chiffon underlayer and lace trim; feather fan in hand.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Carl Otto von Kienbusch
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group