Male fashion doll, ca. 1812

Contributed by Maine Historical Society


The male doll shows the fashions of the early decades of the nineteenth century -- a velvet top hat, wool cut-away coat, slim breeches and high leather boots.

Fashion dolls helped people in Europe and America in areas remote from fashion centers learn about the latest styles.

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About This Item

  • Title: Male fashion doll, ca. 1812
  • Creation Date: circa 1812
  • Subject Date: circa 1812
  • Media: Wool, wood, velvet
  • Local Code: 4270*g
  • Object Type: Physical Object

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x230

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