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China Shoulder Head Hidden Diorama Doll

Auction:
2756T
Lot:
1094
Sold for:
$277$225

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

Description:

China Shoulder Head Hidden Diorama Doll, the black-haired china-head half doll with molded and painted ringlets, blue painted eyes, rosy cheeks, and pink painted lips, china hands holding a vase of flowers, "LYDIA" incised to shoulder plate, in an ivory striped cotton and crocheted eyelet dress with applied silk flowers, her skirts parting to reveal a fabric-covered wooden box with two doors that open to a tavern diorama scene, with a seated band of musicians and various decorative accessories, overall ht. 14 in.
Estimate $150-250


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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China, Hidden Diorama Doll, Hidden Diorama

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