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Pair of Painted Papier-mache and Carved Wood Dolls

Auction:
2345
Lot:
610
Sold for:
$764$650

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2345
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 29, 2006 10:00AM

Description:

Pair of Painted Papier-mache and Carved Wood Dolls, probably Germany, mid-19th century, a woman and a man, each with molded head and shoulders, molded hats (some damage), glass eyes, kid body, carved wooden arms and legs, original hand sewn costumes of wool and cotton, (soil and fabric imperfections), ht. 15 1/2, 17 in.
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

Carved Wood Dolls, molded head , Germany