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Object Doll
Year Range from 1840
Year Range to 1860
Description Doll; papier-mache head; kid body; wooden limbs. Body attached to limbs by orange paper strips. Handpainted skin except for white legs. Red painted slippers. Orange dress with black velvet ribbon trim, crudely sewn, probably original. Hand sewn linen half slip. Style commonly referred to by the misnomer "millener's model" doll. Date of hairstyle is 1840s-1850s.
Width (inches) 5
Length (inches) 7
Credit line Gift of Miss Lois Higbie
Catalog Number 1977.25