05-12-2001 05-12-2001
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
2070
May 12, 2001 10:00 AMCalender
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Pierotti-type Poured Wax Baby Doll

$633$550
Auction: Sale #2070 - 2070 Location: Bolton Date / Time: May 12, 2001 10:00AM

Description:

Pierotti-type Poured Wax Baby Doll, England, mid-19th century, stationary blue glass eyes, slightly pursed mouth and pink coloration typical of Pierotti, inset blonde hair, head turned to left, (cracks on shoulder plate and around neck, glued), cloth body, wax lower limbs (minor soil), layers of undergarments, long cream-colored wool challis baby gown and matching bonnet (soil), ht. 17 in. Literature: Jan Foulke, DOLL CLASSICS, p.171.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

United Kingdom, Jan Foulke