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Set of paper dolls in box with lid: A Boston Lady and her Children

Boxed paper doll set: mother and children. Paper doll set in thirty-two parts with two stands in a box with a lid. 51.2338.1-Illustrated box lid, printed with "B" at the top, then "The Boston Lady and Her Children / the most Beautifull in the World / In a variety of Beautifull Costumes" showing...

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Provenance

Gift of Miss Aimée Lamb and Miss Rosamond Lamb of Milton, Massachusetts to the MFA, September 13, 1951.

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Mrs. Horatio Appleton Lamb

American, about 1855

Accession Number

51.2338.1-37

Medium or Technique

Paper

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Recreational