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Small German Bisque Head Doll in Presentation Trunk with Wardrobe

Auction:
2196
Lot:
437
Sold for:
$823$700

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

Description:

Small German Bisque Head Doll in Presentation Trunk with Wardrobe, early 20th century, Recknagel doll with pupil-less black eyes, open mouth, dark brown mohair wig, impressed 21 Germany R.A., five-piece composition body, ht. 8 1/2; wearing commercial chemise, ribbon straw hat, secured in original lace-trimmed padded tray of alligator paper-covered and patterned paper-lined domed trunk, beneath the tray a paper-covered board with original commercial corset, shift, and apron, secured with ribbons to lid of presentation trunk are a white cotton dress and yellow organdy outfit, trunk 12 x 7 x 7 in.
Estimate $300-400

Keywords

Germany, Doll, Bisque Head , Chemise, Corset, Luggage, Trunk