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Netherlands Dutch Boy Wearing Wooden Shoes by Rozetta Dolls (Three Quarter View)

Netherlands Dutch Boy Wearing Wooden Shoes by Rozetta Dolls (Three Quarter View)

Male souvenir doll from Holland, in the Netherlands. He is in traditional Dutch costume and is wearing the famous wooden shoes, called klompen. These shoes are hand-carved and unpainted. The boy is wearing a dark jacket with the traditional double row of brass buttons in the front and a chain at the waist of his loose-fitting pants. The figure has a molded hard plastic head and has jointed arms and legs. His torso is stuffed cloth. The wrist tag reads, "Genuine Rozetta Dolls - Amsterdam (Holland)". The figure stands 8 (20 cm) inches tall.

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Galleries: Coat, Europe, Male, Netherlands
Keywords: doll, male, All_Dutch_Dolls, Dutch, Europe, Holland, Netherlands, Rozetta Dolls, boy, brass buttons, figurine, hand made, hand-carved, handcrafted, klompen, traditional, trousers, wooden shoes
Photo Location: FCIT Photo Studio, Tampa, FL
Photographer: Dr. Ann E. Barron
Date of Photo: 05/30/2013
Device Make: Canon
Device Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Exposure Time: 0.0666667
F Number: 16
Original Dimensions: 2832×5214
Picture Orientation: Portrait
GPS Coordinates: 28°3'40.85"N 82°24'36.26"W
Picture Number: 26468