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Accession number 2006.90
Catalog Number 2006.90.4
Object Name Doll
Description Small palmetto husk fiber female doll with bell. The doll wears a striped patchwork skirt with one row of white and green zig-zag pattern patchwork. The red skirt also has bands of yellow, light green and black. The cape is made from off-white tulle with a band of green fabric and a lower band of black fabric. The doll has no arms, but her palmetto fiber face has thread sewn eyes and mouth. The doll had four bands of glass beaded necklaces. Three of the bands have light blue glass beads and the lowest band has transparent yellow beads. She has yellow, white and black beaded necklaces and a hairstyle that is indicated by black fabric over a form. The bell under her skirt is typical bell shape made out of steel.
Dimensions H-5 W-3.5 Cir-10.5 inches
Collection Dolls
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