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Rag doll, 'Jemima'; ; Aitken, Robin; GH015567

Rag doll, 'Jemima'
; Aitken, Robin; GH015567
Rag doll, 'Jemima'
; Aitken, Robin; GH015567Rag doll, 'Jemima'
; Aitken, Robin; GH015567Rag doll, 'Jemima'
; Aitken, Robin; GH015567
Name/Title
Rag doll, 'Jemima'

About this object
This rag doll is significant as the only surviving example of 'Jemima', one of five toy characters from the very popular children's television programme Play School, which aired in New Zealand from 1975 to 1990.

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Maker Role
sewer (textile worker)
Place Made
New Zealand
Place Notes
Dunedin
Medium and Materials
hand and machine sewn doll made from fabric and wool

Measurements
Overall: (Height) 640 x x (Width) 380mm

Subject and Association Description
Television programs
Television programs for children
play
Children
Childhood & youth
Television programs

Credit Line
Gift of the O'Shea family on behalf of Cherie O'Shea, 2007

Object Type
cloth doll
Object number
GH015567

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doll
girl


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