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Parents and experts alike tend to agree that doll play, a smaller part of imaginative play, is an intrinsic part of the development of little girls as well, increasingly, of little boys. And doll play is one of the oldest documented forms of play. Doll-like figures have been unearthed in ancient archeological sites and dolls are featured in some of the earliest literature. Family photographs often show children at play with dolls, and it is easy to see how they imagine the doll as a real baby, and duplicate parenting activities.

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OriginUSA
Object ID113.3453

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