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DOLL, ONE OF TWO

Made by: Unknown

Currently in storage


About this object

The dolls represent a man and a woman, possibly Cossacks, who stand with arms linked. The woman wears a long red velvet dress with pearl beads down the front and lace sleeves. She also wears an elaborate kokoshnik on her head and a necklace of pearl beads. Her face is painted with open eyes and a slight smile.

Category:
textiles
Object name:
DOLL, ONE OF TWO
Made from:
Velvet -- cotton -- metalic thread -- pearls -- sequins -- paste stones
Made in:
USSR
Date made:
1925
Size:
16.5 × 7.6 cm (6 1/2 × 3 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
45.81.2
Class:
TEXTILE
Signature marks:
Credit line:
Gift of Madame Augusto Rosso, 1970