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NPWHF1259 - Doll - Edith BOHNING

Female doll made of composition, known as “compo”, a sort of tough papier mâché, the doll has a cloth body and imitates the German porcelain variety.  Measures 40 cm in length by 16 cm width.  She has red hair and blue eyes.  The doll is wearing a dress with matching underwear, obviously homemade.  The dress has a white background with flower pots growing either red or blue flowers.  Around the waist, is a sash made of pink rickrack.  A necklace made of string and black beads is around her neck.

Object ID: NPWHF1259 - Doll - Edith BOHNING

Object Number: 1259

Materials: "compo" (tough papier mâché), cloth body

Dimension: 40 cm in length by 16 cm width

Provenance: McDONALD-COOPER, Edna


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