Doll - 150 mm (height), Box - 175 mm (length); 105 mm (width); 45 mm (height)
National Trust Museum of Childhood (Accredited Museum)
A plastic costume doll dressed as a Portuguese girl and sealed inside its original cardboard box. She has a moulded plastic face with painted facial details and brown artificial hair. She wears a red nylon head scarf. She appears to have plastic arms and legs. She wears a white cotton blouse over which is a red felt dress with lace trimmings and black braid. She wears white knitted stockings and has black plastic shoes. Total number of items is 3. The box base appears to be sat inside the lid and there is a piece of transparent plastic stuck over the top and sealed at the edges. The base and lid are covered with a gold, red and green floral decoration. The doll is sealed inside.
Donated to the Museum of Childhood by Miss K Hall in 1991