Paper doll from the Amos 'n' Andy radio show

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Distributed by
Pepsodent Company, American, 1915 - 1944
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 2 3/8 × 2 7/16 in. (6 × 6.2 cm)
Type
paper dolls
Date
1931
Description
A color paper doll depicting a dog sitting up on its hind legs with its two (2) front paws hanging out in front of them. The dog has floppy ears with its tounge hanging slightly out of its mouth and its tail curved upward. The background is blue. There are two black tabs at the bottom of both the right and left side of the paper doll (meant to be bent back for the doll to stand upright). The tab on the right has text in white vertically printed reading [COPYRIGHT 1931/BY THE PEPSODENT CO]. Reverse is light brown with no text.
Topic
African American
Advertising
Amusements
Radio
Sitcoms
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2014.53.8.6
Restrictions & Rights
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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