Living doll

A DigitalNZ Story by mo-mo

Why do they all look so freaky? WHY?

dolls, toys, weird

Three faced doll

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Doll

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Doll

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Doll

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

One of Sylvia Kellaway's dolls

Alexander Turnbull Library

Doll

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Doll

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Doll

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Doll

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Doll

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Doll

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Hong Kong

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Girl with skull

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Pudding Doll - body with matching head, broken

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Hong Kong

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

One of Sylvia Kellaway's dolls

Alexander Turnbull Library

One of Sylvia Kellaway's dolls

Alexander Turnbull Library

Doll in national costume

Alexander Turnbull Library

Doll

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Doll with a porcelain face

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Japan series: Nigata

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Isabella

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Doll, Wanganui, 1982

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Doll's head and eyes

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa