5 items found:
These items have been sold, and the description, image and price are for reference purposes only.
Slave doll (Caucasian): c1850s young girl; fine lace dress, cotton body, extremely fine silk boots, crocheted hair. Height 31 cm
Slave doll (Caucasian): c1850s male; wearing a farm worker's costume - cotton body in blue check (gingham), filled with newspaper, real child's cotton socks and with corn cobs for arms. Height 66 cm
Slave doll (African American): c1850s male; cotton body, woollen leggings, button eyes, real child's leather boots with attractive detailing. Height 47 cm
Slave doll (African American): c1850s male; cotton body, appliqued mouth, press stud eyes, heavy filling probably sawdust. Height 58 cm, these wider, heavier dolls often referred to as 'Doorstop Dolls'
Slave doll (African American): c1850s female; cotton torso with combination filling, cotton dress, leather arms, lace petticoats, astrakhan wool hair, detachable velvet and ribbon hat 18 cm diameter. Height 58 cm. Exceptional