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Catalog Number 10629-1
Title Doll; Ceramic; Girl; Miss Prairie Flower; Diana Lence Crosby
Object Name Doll
Description This is a doll kit. The head, arms and legs are ceramic (bisque?). The head has painted brown hair and a painted face. On the back of the neck it had the copyright symbol and says "Miss Prairie Flower 1982". Inside, it says "Diana Lence Crosby 1982". There is a paper pattern showing the outline of the torso, arm and leg. The ceramic legs have painted black boots and painted black bows just under the knee.
Date 1982
Material ceramic
Artist Crosby, Diana Lence
Made Crosby, Diana Lence
Place of Origin USA: Georgia, Griffin?
Makers mark "Diana Lence Crosby 1982"
History This doll was from a regional doll convention in Lincoln in 1982. It is marked as being made by Diana Lence Crosby. As of 2009, Crosby is listed as being a dollmaker in Griffin, Georgia.
Credit line Dr. and Mrs. Charles Newman, Lincoln (Lancaster), Nebraska
Collection Newman, Dr. & Mrs. Charles