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Miscellaneous Group of Dolls

Auction:
2756T
Lot:
1101
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Auction:
Discovery - 2756T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 09, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Miscellaneous Group of Dolls, three black dolls: a French molded plastic baby doll in printed cotton dress seated in a chair, a Moses folk doll holding the Ten Commandments, and a small folk art doll with the face carved from a root, and wearing African woven striped garments, ht. to 12 in.; a Grandma Moses doll seated and affixed to pine doll chair (losses and repairs) with gray wig in high chignon, wire-rim eyeglasses, black velvet choker, patterned cotton blouse with gold-tone buttons and matching skirt, ivory cotton and lace undergarments, blue cotton stockings, and black leatherette booties, together with doll easel and painting; and a nurse doll seated in pine doll rocker holding a baby doll, both with bisque head, hands, and lower legs; the nurse with curly blond mohair wig, wire-rim glasses, blue and white synthetic nurse's uniform and cap, white silk stockings, and white leatherette shoes; the baby with rotating bisque head decorated with three expressions: sleeping, happy, and crying, with embroidered ivory felt christening gown and bonnet.
Estimate $200-300


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