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Lerch and Klag Papier-mache Shoulder Head Doll

Auction:
2196
Lot:
28
Sold for:
$2,115$1,800

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

Description:

Lerch and Klag Papier-mache Shoulder Head Doll, Philadelphia, c. 1860s, dark blue painted eyes, closed mouth, molded blonde hair in Alice style with molded hair band (some wear), shoulder head with seldom-found Lerch and Klag label (Phillip Lerch made heads from 1866 until the 1870s), cloth body, cream-colored printed floral dress, flat brown leather boots, ht. 16 1/2 in.

Literature: Bristol, Dolls, p. 34.
Estimate $1,400-1,800

Keywords

Phillip Lerch, Klag Papier-mache Shoulder Head , Doll, Philadelphia, Dolls