Accession number: 2019.05.01
Date: 1939 – 1945
Materials: Fabric; Yarn
Measurements: 39 cm L x 16.5 cm W
Military Unit: Canadian Women's Army Corps
Subject: Canadian Army Show
Narrative: From a lot belonging to Private Jean Gallant, who enlisted in CWAC and was a dancer in/with The Canadian Army Show.
Description: Souvenir Dutch stuffed canvas doll; With painted canvas face and blond braids with purple ribbons at the ends; With white top and floral patterned skirt covered by traditional lace apron with floral ribbon edge; With black knitted shawl tied around dolls shoulders; Arms and legs are bare.
History of Use: Souvenir brought home from The Netherlands