Snowball, a.k.a. Black Grumpy

Name: Snowball, a.k.a. Black Grumpy

Made by and When: Effanbee, 1913

Material: Composition head, hands, and forearms; straw-stuffed cloth body, upper arms, and legs; legs covered with red, white, and blue striped fabric

Marks: None

Height: 12 inches

Hair/Eyes/Mouth: Sculpted hair with raised curls on forehead and sides of head/brown painted side-glancing eyes/closed mouth

Clothes: Redressed in pink and white polka dot romper, white socks, white baby shoes

Other: Snowball is upset; has frowns in forehead.

Snowball, a.k.a. Black Grumpy by Effanbee, 1913

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