doll (pastimes: toys)

Doll wearing a black skirt, pink and white checked apron, black jacket with lace cuffs and a white, lace headdress with white flowers. The petticoat is green and green knickerbockers with blue lace trim. The doll is wearing black tights, wooden clogs and has a white ribbon around the neck in a bow, and an orange, bead necklace and gold necklace with a cross.

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