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Object Name Doll
Date 1910
Description Female doll dressed in a Madeira costume. She has a German bisque head with open brown glass eyes and an open mouth. Her body is 5 piece papier mache and she has an original brown mohair wig styled into a bun in back and braids in front tied with ribbons. She wears a cream cotton blouse and petticoat under an intricately embroidered red flannel and tan flannel skirt trimmed with multi-colored chain stitch yarn embrodiery. The vest is trimmed with gold braid lacing and bule cotton edging. The grey wool shawl is trimmed with matching blue edging. She wears tan leather boots trimmed with red punched leather and a black funnel shaped hat trimmed with gold chainstitch and a lace back veil. She has a yellow glass beaded necklace and one gold sequin earring.
Associated with Marjorie Randolph Van Wickle Lyon
Maker's Information 8/0 stamped into the back of the neck
Material Bisque/beads/Cotton/Flannel/Glass/Mohair/Lace/Leather/Papier mache/Ribbon/S
Dimensions H-13 W-4 inches
Condition Good
Catalog Number 1976.1.0518
Search Terms Doll
German bisque
Papier mache