12-15-2001 12-15-2001
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
December 15, 2001 10:00 AMCalender

All Cloth "Tennis, Anyone" Flapper Doll

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


All Cloth "Tennis, Anyone" Flapper Doll, probably America, c. 1920s, firm shapely molded features and body, hard-stuffed, covered in very fine soft twill, brown painted eyes looking to side with shading above, pert closed embroidered red mouth (soil to cheeks and chin), strawberry blonde silk thread hair, woven ribbon hair band, articulated shoulders and hips, back of torso signed Jane, fine white wool challis two-piece pleated skirt and overblouse with embroidered trim, black velvet garters to indicate long stockings, white leather tennis shoes (one frail, signed Jane), tennis racquet and ball, ht. 21 in.
Estimate $400-500