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Doll - Frozen Charlotte, Blue Dress, circa 1870s Object Reg. No: SH 901589

Summary:
The doll was dressed for little girls called Emma and Daisy in the 19th century. The doll was given to Edith Luke in 1964 by Daisy Cochrane, then 91 years old, meaning she was born circa 1873.
Description:
This small doll, made out of china, is dressed in a blue dress with white laces sewn on its bottom. A red string is wrung across the dolls wraist, thus implying to be a belt. Her hair and her eyes are painted black, her lips red.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mrs J. McFarland, 1990
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 4.60 cm (Height), 1.10 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: childhood, handcrafts
Themes this item is part of: Childhood & Youth Collection, Domestic & Community Life Collection, Getting In, Immigration Museum Exhibition, 2003-2015
Primary Classification: GAMES & TOYS
Secondary Classification: Dolls
Tertiary Classification: ceramic
Date Used: 1870-1880

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