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Poured Wax Baby Doll

Auction:
2153
Lot:
86
Sold for:
$470$400

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

Description:

Poured Wax Baby Doll, mid 19th century, probably Kestner in the style of English wax babies, blue sleeping eyes, mouth cut very slightly open with tiny molded teeth, solid waxed pate, fancy blue silk bonnet, (no wig), cloth body, squeeze mechanism in torso (no sound), wax over composition lower limbs, layers of baby clothing including wool challis cape trimmed in matching blue silk, ht. 20 in.
Estimate $600-800