Queen Victoria doll: 19th century
© Museum of London
Full image caption
Queen Victoria doll. A large portrait doll of the queen with a poured wax head, arms and legs. The face has painted features, blue glass eyes and light brown human hair. The body is cotton stuffed with cotton wool. The dress is of pale blue silk, ornamented with silk lace. The necklace is of gold braid and imitation pearls. There is a signature 'Madame Montanari, Soho Bazaar' on the cloth body. It was possibly exhibited by her at the Great Exhibition 1851.
1850 AD - 1851 AD