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Bisque Shoulder Head Doll

Auction:
2756T
Lot:
1076
Sold for:
$86$70

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

Description:

Bisque Shoulder Head Doll, Germany, late 19th century, back of shoulder plate incised "Germany," with blond wig, bisque arms and hands, stationary blue glass eyes, kidskin body, floral-decorated cotton dress, ivory cotton and lace collar and undergarments, white silk stockings, and white leatherette booties, lg. 13 1/2 in.

Provenance: Sarah Taylor Thomas and Alice Hughes, c. 1895.
Estimate $100-150


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.

Keywords

Germany, Doll, Bisque Shoulder Head, Sarah Taylor Thomas, Alice Hughes

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