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Krisa of Estonial doll
  • Germany
  • Krisa of Estonial doll, 1920–1930s
  • Where object was made: Germany
  • wool, paint, lace, embroidering
  • Gift from the Rosemary Ketcham Collection
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2302
Description

Estonian girl costume doll with a painted head, arms and legs. Stuffed body and long, blonde wavy hair. Dress: cream blouse, lace-edged collar, wool skirt, stripes in rust, white, red, green, gold, blue and black. Solid rust colored vest with metallic frogs, black shoes. Red, green, blue, black and yellow cap has embroidered bill. "Krisa of Estonia" inscribed on doll's bloomers.