These reproductions are inspired by dolls found in European and American households in the early 1800's. Head, hands and feet are constructed of a durable composition clay. the primitive body is made of muslin. The entire doll has been given an antiqued finish. Hands and feet are attached with ecru ribbon, the upper arms are stuffed and attached to the dress separately. All clay parts on the doll are hand sculpted using no molds.
This 18" doll is dressed in an antiqued blue and ecru dotted print fabric. A rose satin ribbon is tied about her bust. Her neckline is edged with lace. Edges of the fabrics are given an ombre treatment to appear aged.Her hair is sculpted into curl clusters at the sides of her head. She wears a hat of straw and blue cotton trimmed in lace , faded paper roses and tassels, it's permanently affixed. Her hands feature painted gloves with lace trim. She wears a removable linen stole trimmed in tassels. Her eyes are painted a translucent brown.