05-12-2001 05-12-2001
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
2070
May 12, 2001 10:00 AMCalender
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Somber Closed Mouth Turned Bisque Shoulder Head Doll

$403$350
Auction: Sale #2070 - 2070 Location: Bolton Date / Time: May 12, 2001 10:00AM

Description:

Somber Closed Mouth Turned Bisque Shoulder Head Doll, Germany, late 19th century, blue glass sleeping eyes, downturned expression, red line between lips, head turned to left, unmarked, probably Kestner production, new blonde human hair wig, partially gusseted kid and cloth body, bisque lower arms, cotton undergarments, off-white tarlatan dress with lace trim, ht. 16 1/2 in. Literature: Jan Foulke, KESTNER, KING OF DOLLMAKERS, p. 50, illus. 89.
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

Germany, Doll, Closed Mouth Turned Bisque Shoulder Head , Somber Closed Mouth Turned Bisque Shoulder Head , Jan Foulke