Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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male doll
  • COUNTRY UNKNOWN (WESTERN)
  • male doll, date unknown
  • Where object was made: country unknown
  • wire, wood, carving, wool, leather, felt, paint
  • Gift from the Rosemary Ketcham Collection
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2307
Description

Male figure with wire armature and a padded body. Carved wooden head. Brown wool knickers, knee-high tan leather boots with folded-down flap at the knee. Orange full sleeved shirt with a white collar. Gray and black wool herringbone jacket that comes almost to knee, sleeveless and buttoned. Felt hat with wide brim and tan leather gloves with covering extending up arm almost to the elbow. Painted features and brown hair.