Doll

Collection Type

  • Toys and games

Date

1860-1879

GUSN

GUSN-7759

Description

China head and shoulder plate attached to convas covered hard stuffed body. Modelled vertical sausage curls painted black; blue eyes. Body probably handmade with stuffed and stitched fingers and stuffed feet. Wearing brown tone print dress with puff sleeves and three bands of lace trim on lower skirt. Cotton eyelet petticoat and pantaloons. Black lace slippers.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dolls
cotton (textile)
stitching
porcelain
stuffing (upholstering technique)
childhood
Porcelain
Cotton
Stuffed
Hand Stitched
Childhood
DOLL

Associated Building

Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

28.5 x 23 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.785