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Biscaloid "Gladdie" Character Doll

Auction:
2178
Lot:
200
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Auction:
Sale #2178 - 2178
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
December 13, 2002 10:00AM

Description:

Biscaloid "Gladdie" Character Doll, American, c. 1929, designed by Helen W. Jensen, distributed by George Borgfeldt & Co., blue glass sleeping eyes, open-closed smiling mouth with molded teeth, molded painted blonde hair (hairline cracks to top of head, forehead, rub on cheek, small spots on nose), cloth body, composition limbs (arms crazed, legs possibly repainted), period yellow cotton dress and sunbonnet, ht. 17 in.
Estimate $500-700

Keywords

George Borgfeldt & Co., Helen W. Jensen, Cheek, Forehead