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Early Papier-mache Shoulder Head Lady Doll

Auction:
2196
Lot:
301
Sold for:
$999$850

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

Description:

Early Papier-mache Shoulder Head Lady Doll, Germany, c. 1840, blue painted eyes, classic black Apollo knot molded hair style with braid across back, brush strokes on forehead (minor crazing), classic milliner's model kid body with wood lower limbs, red shoes painted on, original brown cotton print dress with puffed sleeves, original pale green ribbons at shoulders, bodice, and waist, net scarf, ht. 10 1/4 in.
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

Germany, strokes, Fashion, Hairstyle