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Blonde China Shoulder Head Lady Doll with Molded Snood

Auction:
2314
Lot:
84
Sold for:
$940$800

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

Description:

Blonde China Shoulder Head Lady Doll with Molded Snood, mid-19th century, blue painted eyes, red eyeliner, small smiling mouth, lightly pink-tinted skin, green headband holding brown snood in place over center-part ash blonde hair, three sew holes, cloth body with mitt hands (discolored), white cotton chemise and petticoat, ht. 19 in.

Literature: The Art of the Doll 1700-1840, Madeleine Merrill, pg. 113.
Estimate $500-700

Keywords

Blonde China Shoulder Head , Madeleine Merrill, Chemise, Snood