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Closed Mouth Bisque Head Tete Jumeau Bebe

Auction:
2345
Lot:
703
Sold for:
$1,763$1,500

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

Description:

Closed Mouth Bisque Head Tete Jumeau Bebe, Paris, c. 1880s, blue feathered paperweight eyes, closed mouth, pierced ears, even coloring, red stamp DEPOSE TETE JUMEAU 7, (light hairline at forehead from crown, slight bubble on rim), cork pate, replaced old brown mohair wig (large), fully articulated composition body in original finish (light wear at joints), oval paper label BEBE JUMEAU Diplome d'Honneur, newer pink lace-trimmed silky dress, older straw hat, ht. 16 1/2 in.
Estimate $1,200-1,800

Keywords

Tete Jumeau Bebe, Paris, Bebe, Mohair