Skinner

Auctioneers and Appraisers

Gebruder Heubach Bisque Head Laughing Character Doll

Auction:
2345
Lot:
744
Sold for:
$1,410$1,200

social_share

Inquire

Tabs

About

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

Description:

Gebruder Heubach Bisque Head Laughing Character Doll, Germany, c. 1910, dark blue intaglio eyes, fine single-stroke shaded light brown eyebrows, open-closed laughing mouth with molded tongue and two lower teeth, dimples, impressed mark appears to be 8971 also Germany and green stamp 58, Heubach pink bisque throughout, original dark blonde mohair wig with coiled braids over ears, fully articulated composition body in original finish (three fingers broken, some wear at joints), in European costume with white cotton blouse, green felt dirndl, skirt and white cotton apron, original black leatherette shoes incised on sole THORNGREEN, ht. 15 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,000

Keywords

Laughing Character Doll, Gebruder Heubach Bisque Head , Germany, Laughing Character, Blouse, Heubach, Skirts