645 – Plaster babies and box

Collection Number:
645
Object name:
Plaster babies and box
Object type:
Object
Creator:
Eldermans
Seals shown:
- Studieveriging voor Psychical
Ex Libris Laurentius Richel Amsterdam

2 plaster models of babies, made using the moulds in the collection, one of a single swaddled baby, one of swaddled twins, faces painted bright orange/pink, swaddling painted blue. In glass-topped wooden box labels on bottom of box “ex libris: Laurentius Richel Amsterdam” below print of large seal; and “studievereeniging voos ‘psychical research”, meaning ‘Study association for psychical research’.