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Four Black "Primitive" Cloth Dolls

Auction:
2178
Lot:
152
Sold for:
$235$200

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Auction:
Sale #2178 - 2178
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
December 13, 2002 10:00AM

Description:

Four Black "Primitive" Cloth Dolls, late 20th century, constructed in the manner of l9th century hand-made dolls, needle-sculpted faces with embroidered features, looped mohair curls, old cotton fabric dresses, one doll has card pinned to dress reading "Folk Art Designs," Cheryl Yeaton, Maine, ht. 12 1/2 - 17 in.
Estimate $200-300

Keywords

Cloth Dolls, Cheryl Yeaton, Maine, Dolls, Embroidery, Garment industry, Textile