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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Early Papier-mch} Shoulder Head Lady Doll, c. 1835, Voit-type Pauline, black pupil-less glass eyes, closed mouth, rosy cheek colorin

$2,703$2,300
Auction: Sale #2121 - 2121 Location: Bolton Date / Time: December 15, 2001 10:00AM

Description:

Early Papier-mch} Shoulder Head Lady Doll, c. 1835, Voit-type "Pauline," black pupil-less glass eyes, closed mouth, rosy cheek coloring, brown human hair wig with multiple-strand braids, looped around ears to bun (thin, stitched) in back, slender kid lady body, original clothing includes cotton pantaloons, sized crinoline, organdy and lace bridal gown, net veil with orange blossom trim, white slippers, ht. 16 1/2 in. Literature: Christiane Gratnitz, German Papier-Mch} Dolls 1760-1860, pp. 96-101.
Estimate $1,800-2,500

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Christiane Gratnitz