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Two Articulated Dolls

Auction:
2444
Lot:
270
Sold for:
$296$250

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2444
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 15, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Two Articulated Dolls, probably Continental, late 19th century, a figure of a boy and a man, possibly marionette figures, with carved wooden heads, torsos, and limbs, with lead hands and feet, dressed in cotton and wool felt clothing, the boy wears a hat, (imperfections), ht. 12, 7 1/2 in.
Estimate $200-300

Man- wool felt on one leg is motheaten, some of the clothing is missing. Boy- wear to clothing with some holes.

Keywords

Articulated Dolls, Hat, Textile, Wool

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