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Morimura Brothers Bisque Shoulder Head Doll

Auction:
2756T
Lot:
1048
Sold for:
$185$150

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

Description:

Morimura Brothers Bisque Shoulder Head Doll, Japan, impressed with maker's mark and "5" to back of head, with sleeping blue glass eyes, painted eyebrows and eyelashes, open mouth with inset top teeth, blonde wig, jointed kid body, bisque arms, cotton undergarments, white cotton dress with silk ribbon trim, white socks, and black shoes, ht. 22 in., together with a doll's baby doll with bisque head and limbs and cloth body.

Provenance: From the Estate of Jeanne Hedberg.
Estimate $300-500


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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Doll, Morimura Brothers Bisque Shoulder Head, Japan, bisque head, Jeanne Hedberg

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