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doll with baby
  • United States
  • doll with baby, late 1800s–1923
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cloth, string, embroidering
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 29 x 12.5 x 6 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 11 3/8 x 4 7/8 x 2 3/8 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Roofe
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5890
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Description

Soft bodied doll. Woman has a brown head, embroidered face. Long black braids of string and a red headscarf. She is wearing a long sleeved dress of purple cloth with green and white crosses. She has an unbleached wrap over her shoulders with a baby tucked in the back, looking over her right shoulder. White petticoat.