Wax on composition shoulder-head doll
An English dipped wax on composition doll with real brown hair and painted facial features, cloth body (stuffed), kid forearms. She is wearing original clothing - a dirty cream tiered dress with lace trim, bodice with smocking and lace trim at neck and on sleeves, and silk ribbon bows on the sleeves. She also has a beige silk cape with green velvet trim, silk buttons and green velvet bonnet, and 3 cream cotton petticoats and cream cotton ankle length drawers with lace trim. She is wearing green silk shoes - the left one has a metal buckle inscribed 'CL'. These initials also appear printed on the doll's body, and could refer to either the maker or retailer.
Marks and inscriptions
Left shoe buckle: GARANTIE CL
Makers and roles
C. L., maker