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Large Kammer & Reinhardt/Simon & Halbig Bisque Head Girl Doll

Auction:
2756T
Lot:
1037
Sold for:
$431$350

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Auction:
Discovery - 2756T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 09, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Large Kammer & Reinhardt/Simon & Halbig Bisque Head Girl Doll, makers' marks impressed to back of head, no mold number, sleeping blue-gray glass eyes with applied top lashes, painted eyelashes and eyebrows, open mouth with four inset top teeth, blonde wig, fully jointed composition body, cotton undergarments, red and black polka dot dress, black fur bonnet, white knit socks, and black and white spat boots, ht. 27 in.

Provenance: From the Estate of Jeanne Hedberg.
Estimate $700-900

Wig removed, no evidence of cracks or repairs when lit from within. Some losses to body around neck. Some crazing and cracking to limbs.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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Halbig Bisque Head, Jeanne Hedberg

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