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Glass-eyed Norah Wellings Black Character Child Doll

Auction:
2345
Lot:
883
Sold for:
$118$100

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

Description:

Glass-eyed Norah Wellings Black Character Child Doll, England, c. 1930, all-velveteen construction, dark brown glass eyes looking to left, open-closed smiling mouth with teeth, coral-toned lip coloring, black painted lashes and brows, deep dimples (some rubs and wear to face), brown mohair wig, jointed neck and limbs, bare feet, cloth label on back of torso, orange velvet overalls stitched as part of body (soil, some fading), ht. 17 in.
Estimate $200-300

Keywords

Norah Wellings Black Character Child, United Kingdom, Dimples, Glass, Velvet