A Doll from Rotterdam

Contributed by Antiques Roadshow - Beverley

A Doll from Rotterdam

This was bought on the ferry to Rotterdam by the contributor's mother's aunt 80 years ago, in 1930s. The contributor was never allowed to play with it, so it was more ornament than toy. It's a too realistic depiction and members of my family find it eerie. I was told the eyelashes were made from human hair, which is a bit macabre.

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