Site: 18BC80 Privy 19A01
Context: Brick lined privy, Lot 132. Privy associated either with African-American or German immigrant neighborhood.
Site Date Range: Late 19th to early 20th century
Materials: Painted bisque porcelain.
Description: Molded and painted bisque porcelain doll head and shoulder fragments. Impressed “64/0” on reverse.
History:Most inexpensive porcelain doll parts found in America were manufactured in Germany. It was not until the mid-nineteenth century that porcelain became inexpensive enough to be used for large-scale doll production (King 1981:287)