Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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female doll
  • Soviet Union
  • female doll, 1920–1930s
  • Where object was made: Soviet Union
  • cloth, paint
  • Gift from the Rosemary Ketcham Collection
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2258

Chubby female figure with a rounded bottome and no real legs. Made of stuffed cloth in deep maroon, red and white pattern. Bodice and sleeves are white fabric with blue split dots. No real arms, light round stuffed fabric bits are sewn to the ends of the sleeves for hands. Face is pink cloth, features are painted. Blond hair, tied over with rose-colored triangular scarf. Pink and white checked apron.

pin cushion?