The Larger Dolls
1. Ada 9'' high

Taken from a photograph of a Dr. Barnado's orphan.

Circa 1900

2. The Little Match Girl

9 1/2'' high

From the story of the same name by Hans Christian Anderson.

3.

Ophelia

7 1/2'' high

From Hamlet a play by William Shakespeare. A tragic figure.

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4.

Amy

6'' high

Based on a drawing by Kate Greenaway. A little girl dressed for Winter.

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5.

The lady and the unicorn

5 1/2'' high

A mediaeval fantasy.

6.

Flora

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7.

Ariadne, the daughter of the Minos of Crete. Falling in love with Theseus she gave him a clue to extricate himself from the labyrinth of the Minotaur. Theseus slew the monster and married Ariadne, but deserted her later at Naxos. Bacchus gave her a crown of seven stars, which was turned into a constellation.

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