04-12-2003 04-12-2003
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
April 12, 2003 10:00 AMCalender

Early Cloth Doll in Fancy Male Attire

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


Early Cloth Doll in Fancy Male Attire, head of rolled cloth with stitched-on features, multicolored eyebrows, cloth body, separately made rolled cloth fingers, index and right thumb joined at tips, 18th century attire, embroidered silk jerkin with cruciform on chest, green silk pants, velour cape with tarnished gold trim, high black paper boots, paper-brimmed hat decorated with silk (tag with doll says it was shown in an English book), ht. 11 in.
Estimate $200-300


head of rolled cloth