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Closed Mouth Tete Jumeau Bisque Head Bebe

Auction:
2345
Lot:
702
Sold for:
$1,645$1,400

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

Description:

Closed Mouth Tete Jumeau Bisque Head Bebe, Paris, c. 1880s, brown paperweight eyes, closed mouth, pierced ears (old breaks at forehead and side of head, careful repainting), red stamp DEPOSE TETE JUMEAU 9 marks, with red check marks, cork pate, old blonde mohair wig (split), fully articulated composition body with blue stamp BEBE JUMEAU Hors Concours 1880 Depose, white cotton undergarments, newer beige and pink silk dress with lace plastron and hat, pink cotton stockings, original brown leather shoes with soles impressed 9 BEBE JUMEAU DEPOSE, ht. 20 1/2 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

Bebe, Mouth Tete Jumeau Bisque Head , Paris