Celluloid, Feather, Grass, Textile
300 mm (H)Order this image
Penrhyn Castle, Gwynedd (Accredited Museum)
A celluloid doll of a Maori Princess carrying a baby on her back. The head with painted lips and dark fixed eyes and dark wig. The celluloid has degraded to a dark green. Dressed in grass skirt and cloak made of feathers, baby on back.