Cloth Doll with Head Made from a Glove

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An early boys doll with fancy pants and jacket with head made for a stitched leather child's glove and red leather boots. The eyes are applied black shoe buttons. The doll came with a yellowed paper note , "Johnny" and "Dad's Doll made by Aunt Hattie Grandpa Jennison's sister, circa 1880"
Base holds doll upright.
Details
Creator
Aunt Hattie (Maker)
Of the Period
Folk Art
Place of Origin
United States
Date of Manufacture
1880
Period
1880-1889
Materials and Techniques
Fabric
Condition
Fair. There are moth holes in the wool suit.
Wear
Wear consistent with age and use
Dimensions
18.5 in. H x 7 in. W x 2 in. D
47 cm H x 18 cm W x 5 cm D
Dealer Location
New York, NY
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU89797695673
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