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Bebe Jumeau Phonographe Doll

Auction:
2314
Lot:
317
Sold for:
$5,288$4,500

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2314
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
November 03, 2005 10:00AM

Description:

Bebe Jumeau Phonographe Doll, with bisque head stamped in red Depose Tete Jumeau and impressed 11, open mouth with upper teeth, fixed brown paperweight eyes, feathered brows, pierced ears with earrings, cork pate and long brown hair wig, on jointed papier-mache body with blue ink-stamp Bebe Jumeau, Bte. S.G.D.G., the chest cavity containing Lioret "Le Merveilleux key-wind phonongraph mechanism with 3/4-inch wax cylinder, paper label and reproducer, in the original pleated cotton factory dress trimmed with lace and ribbons, the bodice plastron panel unbuttoning at clavicle for access to mechanism, underclothes, striped socks and leather size 11 shoes with Depose bee stamp, ht. 23 in.
Estimate $5,000-8,000

Keywords

bisque head , Bebe, Dolls, Stamp