Bisque headed doll
320 mm (height)
Place of origin
National Trust Museum of Childhood (Accredited Museum)
On show at
Not on show
A bisque-headed baby doll with open and shut blue glass eyes, painted brown hair and painted facial details. Composition lower arms and hands, fingers chipped, muslin upper arms, stuffed cloth body and legs (stuffed with sawdust). Wearing a pale green silk dress, cream silk ruff and cream silk shift beneath her dress.
Donated to the Museum of Childhood by Lady bagot in March 1978.
Marks and inscriptions
On the back of the doll's head and neck: 'M[E]// [ ]// Germany// 392-12/o'