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Lady's costume: the mid-18th century

Lady's costume: the mid-18th century
Title
Lady's costume: the mid-18th century
Date 
ca. 1957
Medium 
Wax, textile, cardboard
Dimensions 
Overall: 10 x 6 x 5 1/2 in. ( 25.4 x 15.2 x 14 cm )
Description 
Molded wax figurine of woman in period costume; gold floor-length dress with ivory panel and lace trim.
Credit Line 
Gift of Carl Otto von Kienbusch
Object Number 
1957.88
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group