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Large English Wax Doll in Presentation Shadow Box Case

Auction:
2476
Lot:
125
Sold for:
$504$425

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2476
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 10, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Large English Wax Doll in Presentation Shadow Box Case, c. 1860, the early wax over composition doll with brown glass eyes, black curl wig, original two-piece purple and taupe silk outfit, set into a faux grained painted shadow box case and surrounded by taxidermied birds, and faux flowers, case 38.75 x 34 x 8.5 in., (very good, with some toning, and crazing to face).
Estimate $800-1,200

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Flower, Taupe

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