Skinner

Auctioneers and Appraisers

Large Wigged China Shoulder Head Doll and Three Other Dolls

Auction:
2756T
Lot:
1093
Unsold
 

social_share

Inquire

Tabs

About

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

Description:

Large Wigged China Shoulder Head Doll and Three Other Dolls, brown painted eyes and eyebrows, red painted lips, brown wig, pate glued down, cloth body, kidskin arms, back of shoulder plate incised "#2 McCall," brown cotton and lace dress with purple-embroidered silk stomacher and inset panel, white cotton undergarments, black leatherette booties, and accompanying brown silk bonnet, together with a velvet-upholstered faux bamboo stool, doll ht. 23, a blonde china shoulder head doll, 19th century, "3" impressed to back of shoulder plate, with molded curly blond hair, painted blue eyes, rosy cheeks, and red lips, cloth body, kidskin hands, white cotton and eyelet undergarments, calico dress, lavender leatherette booties, and Shaker-style ladder-back chair, doll ht. 18, and a pair of mid-20th century continental bisque dolls, with molded heads and chest plates, painted blue eyes, red lips, and rosy cheeks, molded wavy blond hair, and bisque limbs, in Victorian-style European costumes, ht. 16 in.
Estimate $200-300


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

Large Wigged China, Doll, McCall

Departments

Specialists