Fashion doll, ca. 1790

Contributed by Maine Historical Society


The pink silk dress with a low-cut bodice that falls off the shoulders, is in the style of about 1790.

The doll, used to circulate information about the latest styles, appears to be missing a wig or hat.

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About This Item

  • Title: Fashion doll, ca. 1790
  • Creation Date: circa 1790
  • Subject Date: circa 1790
  • Media: Wood, silk, pearls
  • Local Code: 4270*b
  • Object Type: Physical Object

For more information about this item, contact:

Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219

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