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Baby doll

Object Number: 
1923.77
Date: 
ca. 1880
Medium: 
Ceramic, textile, leather, glass, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 30 1/2 x 15 x 3 3/4 in. ( 77.5 x 38.1 x 9.5 cm )
Description: 
Baby doll with bisque shoulder head, blue glass eyes, closed mouth, and pink tinted cheeks; stuffed cloth body with divided arm composed of stuffed cloth upper arm and stuffed kid lower arm, and leg with hip and knee joints formed by stitching; white coat and cape with lace trim and feather stitching over long white dress with rows of tucks around bottom, white petticoat, vest, and linen diapers, with crocheted cap and booties.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Hortense Abbott Carney
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group