Baby With Attitude

Name: Baby with Attitude

Made by and When: Goldie Wilson, 2013

Material: Porcelain with pellet-stuffed brown cloth body

Marks: Signed by the artist on lower back

Height: 16 inches

Hair/Eyes/Mouth: Dark brown natural-textured, floppy wig/brown inset eyes with applied upper eyelashes, painted lower eyelashes/closed mouth

Clothes: White antique baby dress, white pantaloons, white headband with ribbon; bare feet

Other: A handwritten short story on the doll’s back reads: I am hungry. I want to go home.

Baby With Attitude by Goldie Wilson

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Published by DeeBeeGee

Doll collector, historian, co-founder of the first e-zine devoted to collecting black dolls; author of black-doll reference books, doll blogs, and doll magazine articles.

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