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Papier-mache Shoulder Head Doll with Apollo Knot

Auction:
2196
Lot:
54
Sold for:
$2,350$2,000

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

Description:

Papier-mache Shoulder Head Doll with Apollo Knot, Germany, c. 1830, blue painted eyes, molded and painted hair in Apollo knot style, original silk ribbon tied around hair, classic milliner's model kid body with wooden lower limbs, painted yellow slippers, silk and lace pantalets, original black silk dress with pink silk ribbon trim, large belt and buckle at waist, ht. 11 1/2 in.
Estimate $600-900

Keywords

Apollo Knot, Doll, Germany, Ribbon, Slip