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Doll's wardrobe - Doll's Wardrobe

Doll's Wardrobe

  • Object:

    Doll's wardrobe

  • Place of origin:

    Germany

  • Date:

    1920s

  • Materials and Techniques:

    carved and painted wood, nailed together

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Susan Heads on behalf of Edna Lewington (deceased)

  • Museum number:

    B.249:1-1999

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

honey coloured wood panels which are nailed together; standing on a three sided plinth
double doored with a drawer below and two shelves inside
top front is carved into an open tulips shape and decorated with red and green; both doors are painted with a flower in red and green; the drawer has a bar handle and the front of the plinth is slightly carved; grooves are cut into the surfaces as lines

Place of Origin

Germany

Date

1920s

Materials and Techniques

carved and painted wood, nailed together

Dimensions

Height: 8.25 in greatest, Width: 5.75 in greatest, Depth: 2.5 in greatest

Descriptive line

Wooden wardrobe with green and red painted decoration made in Germany in the 1920s

Drawer for wooden wardrobe with green and red painted decoration made in Germany in the 1920s

Plain shelf for wooden wardrobe with green and red painted decoration made in Germany in the 1920s

Plain shelf for wooden wardrobe with green and red painted decoration made in Germany in the 1920s

Production Note

Reason For Production: retail

Materials

Wood; Steel

Techniques

Carved; Painted

Collection

Museum of Childhood

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