Middle Eastern costume doll

Description

A doll with a head made from injection moulded polystyrene with sleeping eyes, and a torso and moveable arms and legs made from polyethylene. Dressed in a Middle Eastern style costume this female doll is intended for display rather than play. The long textile skirt has a woven label reading 'Fashioned by Linda REGD. Made in Hong Kong'. It is thought to date from the 1960s
Designers & Manufacturers
Designer (Person)
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Inscriptions

woven: "Fashioned by Linda REGD. Made in Hong Kong."

Object number

AIBDC : 008145

Date

1960 - 1969 (circa)

Country

Material

plastic
PS head
polystyrene
PE torso and limbs
polyethylene
polythene
textile costume and hair
Dimensions
Width
70mm
Height
220mm
Depth
40mm

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