07-20-2002 07-20-2002
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
2153
July 20, 2002 10:00AMCalender
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Bisque Socket Head Googlie-Eyed Doll

 
Auction: Sale #2153 - 2153 Location: Bolton Date / Time: July 20, 2002 10:00AM

Description:

Bisque Socket Head Googlie-Eyed Doll, Germany, c.1920, blue glass eyes to right, closed perky mouth, single-stroke brows, impressed 208 - 9, scrolled W&S, Walther & Sohn, blonde mohair wig, straight limb composition body with chubby legs, molded single-strap shoes and socks, fine white wool sailor dress and cap with navy trim, ht. 7 3/4 in.

Literature: Jurgen and Marianne Cieslik, German Doll Encyclopedia, 1800-1939, ill. 1900.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

Googlie-Eyed Doll, Bisque Socket Head , Germany, sailor , Marianne Cieslik, Jurgen Cieslik