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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Bru Smiler Bisque Swivel Head Lady Doll, France, c. 1870s, blue lined paperweight eyes, crisp outlined and shaded smiling mouth, finely

$3,290$2,800
Auction: Sale #2121 - 2121 Location: Bolton Date / Time: December 15, 2001 10:00AM

Description:

Bru Smiler Bisque Swivel Head Lady Doll, France, c. 1870s, blue lined paperweight eyes, crisp outlined and shaded smiling mouth, finely lined brown eyebrows, pierced ears, incised D on head and left shoulder, cork pate, blonde mohair wig, classic Bru gusseted kid body, wired fingers, white undergarments of the period, slate blue silk and wool challis walking dress (silk unstable), straw bonnet with ribbon trim, purple-red leather bootines tied with red ribbon, Keystone mark, ht. 14 in.
Estimate $2,800-3,800

Keywords

France, Bru Smiler Bisque Swivel Head