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Doll

Description

A homemade rag doll, of cotton fabric with hand-painted face; black bead hair with cotton body; two fingered hands; black velvet covered feet; wears a brown print cotton dress (c. 1855-1865), a whitework petticoat and pantaloons

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1860
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
glass (material)
velvet (fabric weave)
Object type
Toy
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
DOLL
dolls
Glass
glass (material)
Velvet
velvet (fabric weave)
Dimensions
10.5 x 4.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1536
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3045

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