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Admiral Digby Museum

Doll, Mechanical


Accession number: 2005.05
Category: Toys
Date: circa 1921
Materials: Ceramic
Measurements: 18 cm W x 44 cm HWidth measurement across hips
Narrative: This doll belonged to the late Dr. George Douglas Denton who was born in Little River, Digby County in 1921. His parents were George Douglas and Luella Gertrude (Robbins) Denton. Dr. Denton had a distinguished career as an Internist and Cardiologist based in Wolfville but serving the whole of the Annapolis Valley for many years.
Description: Porcelin doll wearing a hand knitted hat, booties and sweater; as well as handmade pants.