Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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pirate doll
  • United States
  • pirate doll, 1930s
  • Where object was made: Puerto Rico
  • clay, cloth, leather, wood, felt
  • Gift from the Rosemary Ketcham Collection
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2313
Description

Male figure with clay head, cloth body. Black pants tucked into brown leather knee-high boots. White shirt, red tie, black belt with wooden gun tucked in. Sword hanging from right side. Holding knife in right hand. Black felt three cornered hat with white "Jolly Roger" on front with a skull and cross bones. Striped bandana tied around head under hat. Earrings.