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The Old Pretender Doll (Doll)

* Doll Great Britain ca. 1680 Wood, gessoed and painted, leather, and satin trimmed with metallic lace and fringe It was carved from wood and covered with gesso (a mixture of plaster and glue) before being painted. The doll is fashionably dressed with a wig made of human hair and beauty spots painted on the face