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doll

  • Place of origin:

    germany (made)

  • Date:

    1911 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Kämmer & Reinhardt (maker)
    Simon & Halbig (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Bisque, composition, glass, mohair

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Miss M Savage

  • Museum number:

    MISC.57-1969

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Character baby doll with a bisque socket head, blue glass sleeping eyes, an open mouth with teeth showing, and a light brown mohair wig. The doll is dresed in long clothes and the composition body is bent limbed, both of which indicate that it represents a baby.

Place of Origin

germany (made)

Date

1911 (made)

Artist/maker

Kämmer & Reinhardt (maker)
Simon & Halbig (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Bisque, composition, glass, mohair

Marks and inscriptions

116
head mould number

Dimensions

Height: 15 in

Object history note

Given by Miss M Savage

Descriptive line

Bisque-headed doll (mould 116) with light brown hair and blue eyes; made in Germany by Simon & Halbig and Kämmer & Reinhardt, 1911

Production Note

Simon & Halbig made the head, mould number 116, to Kämmer & Reinhardt's specifications

Materials

Bisque; Composition; Glass; Mohair

Techniques

Moulding

Subjects depicted

Baby

Categories

Dolls & Toys; Children & Childhood

Production Type

Mass produced

Collection

Museum of Childhood

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