This is a Genuine Nun Doll, an earlier version of Blessings. She is a Franciscan Sister of Chicago, OR Franciscan Sister of Blessed Kunegunda. Named after a Polish noblewoman Kunegunda. Nuns were started In Chicago in 1894 Rope cord tied around waist had three knots. It is frequently called a vow cord, the three knots symbolizing the vows of poverty, chastity, and obedience.
Some also say the knots symbolize the blessed trinity, the Father, Son, and Holy Ghost. Genuine Nun doll 1985 in very good conditionout of box.
The item "Genuine Nun Doll by Blessings. Vintage 1985" is in sale since Thursday, April 12, 2018.
This item is in the category "Dolls & Bears\Dolls\By Material\Porcelain\Contemporary (1980-Now)\Other Contemp. The seller is "burton2424" and is located in Weir, Kansas. This item can be shipped to United States.