04-12-2003 04-12-2003
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
2196
April 12, 2003 10:00 AMCalender
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Judge & Early Papier-mache Shoulder Head Doll

$588$500
Auction: Sale #2196 - 2196 Location: Bolton Date / Time: April 12, 2003 10:00AM

Description:

Judge & Early Papier-mache Shoulder Head Doll, c. 1870s, light-toned eyes, slightly pursed and smiling mouth, blonde molded hair pulled back in Alice hairstyle with molded black hair band, long curls falling below shoulders (substantial repaint to head), paper label on back reads Judge & Early No. 5 Patented July 27, 1875, cloth body, cotton dress, ht. 24 in.

Literature: Bristol, Dolls, pp. 34-35.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Keywords

Doll, Judge & Early Papier-mache Shoulder Head, Judge