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Object Name Doll
Date 1900s, early
Description Female doll with bisque head on five piece composition body dressed in Imperial Russian court costume worn at dances in Tsar's Winter Palace. Brown googly glass sleep eyes, painted face with closed mouth, light brown hair. Costume white silk dress with gold metallic trim, jewel decorations (sequins, glass beads, blue & turquoise colored beads). Tapestry jacket with fur and metallic trim, white slip & pantaloons. Painted black shoes. Large elaborate headpiece with trim as above.
Associated with Marjorie Randolph Van Wickle Lyon
Maker's Information Incised on back of head: square Heubach mark of Gebruder Heubach factory
Material Fabric/Cotton/Fur/Gemstone (faux)/beads/Hair/Bisque/Composition
Dimensions H-12 W-8.5 D-3.5 inches
Condition Fair
Catalog Number 1976.1.0573
Search Terms Doll
Dolls
International
toy
Costume
Traditional
Travel
Googly