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William has an Armand Marseille bisque head, brown hair and brown eyes. He wears a black cutaway coat, which extends to the waist in front, then "cuts away" to tails in the back, hence the term "cutaway coat"; this was the most common coat for daily wear during the period. The notes say he is wearing a white waistcoat, but that is not evident in the photograph. His shirt would have been the conditional use is because I have nothing in Mrs. Gray's notes to verify this; it is speculation based on research about the period cotton, the finest of which were a finely woven type close...
Created by: Gray, Ruth Lewelling
Manufactured by: Armand Marseilles
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