10-10-2009 10-10-2009
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
October 10, 2009 11:00 AMCalender
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Rare Martha Chase Charles Dickens Character, "Mrs. Gamps,"

$4,740$4,000
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2476 Location: Marlborough Date / Time: October 10, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Rare Martha Chase Charles Dickens Character, "Mrs. Gamps," Pawtucket, Rhode Island, c. 1920, painted stockinette head with molded and painted features, blue painted eyes, heavily molded center-part hairstyle with side sausage curls and a bun in the back, sateen body with original label, painted stockinette limbs, wearing original two-piece patterned silk costume with hoop skirt and blue canvas shoes, ht. 15.5 in., (excellent).
Estimate $4,000-6,000

excellent

Keywords

Martha Chase Charles Dickens Character, stockinette head, Rhode Island, Pawtucket