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Group of 19th and Early 20th Century Doll Clothing and Accessories

Auction:
2756T
Lot:
1085A
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

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

Description:

Group of 19th and Early 20th Century Doll Clothing and Accessories, including undergarments, straw hats, bonnets, a Hungarian seven-piece layette, an elaborate two-piece white muslin and lace ensemble, cotton muslin and lace dresses, a six-piece German folk-type ensemble, a yellow silk dress, and other items.

Provenance: Formerly property of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.
Estimate $300-500

Overall excellent condition. Some minor moth damage, shattering to silk lining on two-piece muslin and lace ensemble. 6-inch-long blue pen included in photos for size comparison.


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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