05-12-2001 05-12-2001
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
May 12, 2001 10:00 AMCalender

China Shoulder Head Doll

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


China Shoulder Head Doll, Germany, c. 1880, center-part black hair, brush-stroked curls at brow and temples, partially exposed ears, curls around head falling just above shoulder, molded comb marks through hair, blue painted eyes, red eyeliner, smiling expression (light pepper spots at eye and lower front shoulder plate), cloth body, chunky china lower limbs, brown molded high-heeled boots, green tassels (hairline crack on left leg), cotton undergarments, ht. 19 in. Literature: Jan Foulke, DOLL CLASSICS, p. 130.
Estimate $600-900


China, Doll, Germany, Jan Foulke