Doll

Collection Type

  • Toys and games

Date

1868-1899

GUSN

GUSN-7760

Description

Black "Mammy" doll. Stuffed black stocking body. Hair made of loops of wool yearn woven into burlap. White button eyes, gathered nose, stitched mouth. Glass bead earrings. Wearing cotton and lace pantaloons, cotton diaper, glazed chintz dress with glass buttons on back. Red leather shoes. Most of the stitching is by machine on clothing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dolls
cotton (textile)
lace (needlework)
leather
stuffing (upholstering technique)
wool (textile)
Cotton
Lace
Leather
Wool
Stuffed
DOLL

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Toy

Dimensions

20 x 12.25 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.802