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Accession number 1995.32
Catalog Number 1995.32.1
Object Name Doll
Description Female palmetto fiber doll. The doll has a palmetto fiber core, with attached arms, and head with three-dimensional nose. The doll's hair is made from black yarn sewn onto the top of the head. Her eyes, eyebrows and mouth are made from cotton thread. The doll wears a skirt and cape of multi-colored plain weave cotton. The strips of cotton are sewn together to make rows, but there is no official patchwork design. The cotton used is red, cream, light and dark blue, orange and green. The doll wears three strands of glass beaded necklaces. Each strand is a single color. The top strange is green glass beads, the middle strand is black glass beads and the bottom strand is yellow glass beads.
Dimensions H-12.25 W-7.5 Cir-11.5 inches
Collection Dolls
Imagefile 002\1995321-2.JPG