12-15-2001 12-15-2001
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
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December 15, 2001 10:00 AMCalender
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Key Wind Clockwork Rolling Doll, mid-19th century, probably Vichy or Theroude, standing papier-mch} head doll (paint retouched), pupil

$441$375
Auction: Sale #2121 - 2121 Location: Bolton Date / Time: December 15, 2001 10:00AM

Description:

Key Wind Clockwork Rolling Doll, mid-19th century, probably Vichy or Theroude, standing papier-mch} head doll (paint retouched), pupil-less black eyes, formed papier-mch} body, wired leather glove fingers (new covering), newly dressed in blue silk, original straw bonnet under new covering, rapidly moves left arm to face, green metal three-wheeled base, (no key), overall ht. 9 in., lg. 4 1/2 in.
Estimate $300-500

Keywords

green metal