05-12-2001 05-12-2001
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
2070
May 12, 2001 10:00 AMCalender
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French Mascotte Bisque-Head B}b}

$3,738$3,250
Auction: Sale #2070 - 2070 Location: Bolton Date / Time: May 12, 2001 10:00AM

Description:

French Mascotte Bisque-Head B}b}, c. 1890s, brown paperweight eyes, closed mouth, pierced ears, head impressed MASCOTTE 1, cork pate, original auburn mohair wig, fully articulated composition body stamped BEBE MASCOTTE PARIS, production by May Freres, commercial aqua cotton satin outfit with ecru bodice and lace trim (wear at hem), ecru silk hat with wired brim, blue leather shoes, ht. 20 in. Literature: Jan Foulke, DOLL CLASSICS, p. 40, illus. 59.
Estimate $3,500-4,500

Keywords

PARIS, Mascotte Bisque-Head , Jan Foulke