DOLL Madness (Of course it is historical!)

      Lately, I’ve been scouting the net for numerous doll (not to mention the Mattel brand, *cough* Barbie) when I bumped into an awesome page (the content I mean). It is about HISTORICAL (my forte) dolls for a doll house!

      Here’s the sample! Enjoy 🙂

 Note: These are all ENGLISH/BRITISH doll (whichever you prefer)

 

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Historical 🙂

*Time unknown 🙂

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1150’s dolls

* During the reign of King Henry II. Imagine his beautiful wife Eleonor of Aquitaine wearing that gown! 🙂

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1330’s doll

    * This one kinda reminds me of long-neck queens! (This costume is from the time of Edward III reign).

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1380’s

* during the reign of Richard II. Love the head dress of the courtesan!

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1415

 During the great battle of Agincourt! Rule of Henry V. The woman kinda reminds me of a Burgundian lady! 🙂 No comment on the man’s costume.

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1450’s

Does the lady look familiar? LOL 🙂 Scan your collection of paintings, I won’t tell! This one’s during the reign of Henry VI, the half-wit King of England.

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1470’s

      Elizabeth Woodville? Er– This one’s during the turbulent reign of Edward IV, the father of the Lost Princes..

 

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1540’s

      This collection is one of my favorite. This featured King Henry VIII and his first wife, Catalina of Aragon (well, I know she’s quite famous for her English name, Katherine, Kathryn, Katharine, etc..)

 

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1556

     During the reign of Mary, the Catholic (or the BLOODY MARY! 🙂 )

 

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1601

   The last years of the Elizabethan Era..

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1640

      Another favorite! During the period of Charles I’s reign.. I love Henrietta Maria of France 🙂

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1660

    Say what? After the abolition of the First English Commonwealth! 🙂 Charles II’s reign. Kinda reminds me of his Portuguese wife! 🙂

 

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1690’s

     The last of the Stuart’s dynasty, James II’s reign! 🙂

 

      Well, I will only post of to this.. To place your orders for this dolls, here’s the sight. Thank you! http://www.costumecavalcade.co.uk

 

(FOR ALL DOLL LOVERS)

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