yellow top with purple skirt and hat, (hat is missing)

yellow top with purple skirt and hat, (hat is missing)

Set Information

Set Title
DOLLS FOR ALL SEASONS SERIES, SWEET ALICE, ARTISTIC SERIES 503, PATENTED. (larger 13 in. version, artistic series numbers,
Set Comment

please refer to the book COLLECTOR'S GUIDE TO RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS BY BLAIR & MARGARET WHITTON for a very complete listing. On page 74 they discuss these four sets-ROSEY RUTH, DEAR DOROTHY, MERRY MARION, and SWEET ALICE. Sets that come in two different versions.This is the larger sized doll and series of dresses. The doll's head is separate but to be attached to the body so that the dresses slide under the chin and hair. There are no slits. They are marked with titles on the boxes but only identified as ARTISTIC SERIES on the backs of the dolls and dresses. Please note the two different spellings of ROSEY or ROSY RUTH. They come in white cardboard boxes titled DOLLS FOR ALL SEASONS PATENTED FEBRY 20TH 1894.SWEET ALICE. HER HATS AND HER GOWNS. DESIGNED BY MARGRET MCDONALD. RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS. LONDON. PARIS. NEW YORK. PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN

Item Information

Item Title
yellow top with purple skirt and hat, (hat is missing)
Item Comment

yellow top has small dark spots, purple skirt comes up the left side of her chest and is fastened with a bow, she has a yellow, green and purple ribbon tied into a bow on her right waist and three ribbon bands along the bottom of the skirt, shoes are purple and socks are white, dress has been trimmed at the neck but should have an elongated neck to allow it to slip under the chin of the doll
hat is green with purple and yellow ribbon bows, (hat is missing)

Number:503
In Set:A
Artist
DESIGNED BY MARGUERITE MCDONALD
Size:6 1/2 x 11 in. trimmed
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