Toy Elephant

Collection Type

  • Toys and games

Date

1800-1899

GUSN

GUSN-12666

Description

Gray elephant with a separate movable "bobbing" head. It has white tusks and a red blanket with tassels over its back. Composition type body (hollow?) with felt-like fuzzy surface material.

Details

Descriptive Terms

stuffed toys
composition (material)
cotton (textile)
papier mâché
figure- and animal-derived motifs
elephant (animal)
Papier Mache
Cotton
Composition
Elephant
Animal, Stuffed

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Toy

Dimensions

8 1/2 x 4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1775