Doll owned by Clementine Roundtree Cottee and Josephine English Church

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Manufactured by
Unidentified
Subject of
Cottee, Clementine, American, 1900 - 1939
Church, Josephine, American
Medium
porcelain, ceramic, glass, metal, cotton, and synthetic fiber
Dimensions
H x W x D: 4 3/8 × 12 1/4 × 19 1/2 in. (11.1 × 31.1 × 49.5 cm)
Place used
Lyles Station, Gibson County, Indiana, United States, North and Central America
Date
ca. 1920
Description
Baby doll wearing a white cotton dress, two knit socks, a cotton undergarment and a knit cap. The dress is fastened with a safety pin and the cap ties with a green ribbon. The doll has blue glass eyes, rosy lips and cheeks, and short brown hair coming out from underneath the bonnet.
Topic
African American
Children
Communities
Domestic life
Families
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Lyles Station Historic Preservation Corporation
Object number
2012.155.1a-f
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Toys and Games
Exhibition
Power of Place
On View
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 051
Smithsonian Warehouse (3400 Pennsy Dr), NMAAHC, NMAAHC Warehouse (QQ39)
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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