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Clement Bisque Head Lady Doll on Embossed Leather Body

Auction:
2196
Lot:
124
Sold for:
$6,463$5,500

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Auction:
Sale #2196 - 2196
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
April 12, 2003 10:00AM

Description:

Clement Bisque Head Lady Doll on Embossed Leather Body, France, c. 1870, dark blue stationary eyes, closed pert mouth, (very minor speckling, straw mark on bridge of nose, tiny eye chip filled in on lower left eye), pierced-in ears, long curled blonde mohair wig over original cork pate, lightweight patented "blown kid" or embossed leather body stamped Brevete, reflecting Pierre Clement's 1869 patent, original white undergarments, white cotton blouse, black and white checked silk taffeta dress (some melting on front), leather shoes, ht. 17 in.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

Keywords

Bisque Head , France, Pierre Clement, Leather