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Doll: red coat and hat

Object Name: Doll
Date: ca. 1877
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Medium: Ceramic, textile, hair, brass, paint
Dimensions: Overall: 7 1/2 x 4 1/2 x 2 in. ( 19 x 11.4 x 5.1 cm )
Place made: Europe, Germany
Description: Doll with bisque head and torso with bisque limbs jointed at hips and shoulders; blond wig, sleeping eyes, closed mouth, pink tinted cheeks, blue painted stockings, and black painted ankle-strap shoes; dressed in crocheted outfit consisting of red hooded jacket with brass buttons, cream colored knee-length dress with scalloped hem, and cream colored knickers.
Credit Line: Gift of Etta Lawrence
Object Number: 1965.43
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Marks: impressed: on back: "GERMANY / 6343"

Gallery Label:

According to accession records, this doll was acquired in Europe and presented to the donor on the day of her birth, June 14, 1877.

Exhibitions:

Included in "A Treasury of Toys" installation, 3rd Floor Corridor, 1990 (?) - 8/14/92.