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Catalog Number 10606-2
Title Doll; Cloth; Woman; Mammy
Object Name Doll
Description Stuffed all cloth doll with molded cloth face. Doll is black and is dressed like a "Mammy" characature. The head, legs and lower arms of the doll are a smooth fabric, possibly a treated cotton. Doll is wearing a wool, red and black, plaid skirt and a red cotton shirt with a blue and white floral pattern. Doll also has an off-white cotton skirt and neck scarf and a yellow, floral calico head scarf. There are two plastic wire earrings sewn to either side of her head. She has read painted lips and one plastic googly eye (the other is missing). Entirely machine sewn.
Material cotton, wool, plastic, paint
Made Wide-a-Wake Products
Inscription Text Sanitary Hygenic/Wide-A-Wake/(image of owl)/Products/All stuffing/Material 100%/New Cotton
Height (in) 18
History This doll originally belonged to a cousin of Roger Eilers. Given to Marilyn and Roger Eilers for their daughter to play with.

Credit line Marilyn Merritt Eilers, Lincoln, Nebraska
Collection Eilers, Marilyn Merritt