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A6588 German walking doll. c. 1920.(LC)...Bisque porcelain swivel head on a ball joint composition body. Blue glass sleeping eyes, light brown synthetic wig tied at the back with a ribbon. Open mouth with four upper teeth. Dressed in a blue georgette gown
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Object statement
German walking doll. c. 1920.(LC)...Bisque porcelain swivel head on a ball joint composition body. Blue glass sleeping eyes, light brown synthetic wig tied at the back with a ribbon. Open mouth with four upper teeth. Dressed in a blue georgette gown with machine made lace yoke, and piped neck. Moire taffeta underskirt. (Dress is not original)...Made in Thur, Germany. c. 1920 H. 73cm. Intact.(SB).

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German walking doll. c. 1920.(LC)...Bisque porcelain swivel head on a ball joint composition body. Blue glass sleeping eyes, light brown synthetic wig tied at the back with a ribbon. Open mouth with four upper teeth. Dressed in a blue georgette gown with machine made lace yoke, and piped neck. Moire taffeta underskirt. (Dress is not original)...Made in Thur, Germany. c. 1920 H. 73cm. Intact.(SB).
Made: 1915 - 1925
A6588
Production date
1915 - 1925

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Acquisition credit line
Gift of Mrs E Allan, 1977

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