Edward IV

One twelfth scale miniature porcelain doll standing approx five and a half inches tall.

Edward IV reigned from 1461 - 1483 and this miniature depicts a young Edward.  He was the older brother of Richard III and later married Elizabeth Woodville.

Edward wears a short doublet to show off his long legs in their hose.  His overobe is fur trimmed at the neck, edge and around his elaborate sleeves.  His robe is in a highly decorated fabric and richly coloured.  About his waist he carries a golden sword.  Edward wears a bejewelled chain across his shoulders and a jewelled crown upon his golden hair.