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Object Name Doll, Paper
Artist Lawrence, Edna
Date ca. 1910-1960
Description Hand-painted paper doll; girl in a blue sailor dress with red trim and a black belt; she wears blue socks and black shoes and has brown curly hair with a blue bow. Painted in watercolor on off-white card stock. Height is 6 inches.
(Keywords: HRT, Twentieth Century)
Acquisition Gift of the Estate of Alice Lawrence
Ownership and History This doll was found together with other items in an envelope marked "Done by Edna Lawrence." They were acquired from the estate of Alice Lawrence, who lived on Center Street in Richmond, Staten Island.
Earliest Date 1910
Latest Date 1960
Material Paper
Subjects Children
Paper dolls
Lexicon Sub-category Toy
Associated People Lawrence, Alice M.
Lawrence, Edna W.
Catalog Number 67.016.0016
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, January 2015.
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