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French Barefoot All Bisque Doll with Jointed Elbows

Auction:
2196
Lot:
501
Sold for:
$4,994$4,250

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

Description:

French Barefoot All Bisque Doll with Jointed Elbows, c. 1880, stationary blue glass eyes, closed mouth, single-stroke eyebrows as found on this variant, original long blonde mohair wig, swivel neck, peg-strung long slender limbs with ball-jointed elbows, (small rust spot right wrist), reflective of patent of Schmitt & Fils, commercial lace-trimmed cream and pink dress and hat matches the outfit on the doll in lot 499, pink silk ribbon slippers over bare feet, ht. 5 1/4 in.
Estimate $1,500-1,800

Keywords

Bisque, Dolls