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Blonde Molded Hair Bisque Doll with Turned and Tilted Head

Auction:
2196
Lot:
9
Sold for:
$353$300

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

Description:

Blonde Molded Hair Bisque Doll with Turned and Tilted Head, Germany, c. 1880, named Sylvia, blue painted eyes, pierced-in ears, black earrings, open-closed mouth, black bow in back of curled hair, head sharply turned and tilted down, (old break at neck), cloth body with attached red boots, peach silk taffeta dress (frail), ht. 13 in.

Provenance: Formerly of the Abbott collection, referenced in the 1949 Doll Collectors of America manual, p. 51.
Estimate $200-300

Keywords

Tilted Head , Germany, Dolls, Family