10-10-2009 10-10-2009
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
October 10, 2009 11:00AMCalender

Rare Papier-mache Doll's Head

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


Rare Papier-mache Doll's Head, Germany, c. 1850, papier-mache shoulder head, ht. 5.75, molded and painted features, brown painted eyes, closed mouth, rare hairstyle with brown painted hair, large molded rear bun, applied brown human hair front curls, wearing original lace bonnet with a fabric flower bouquet, enclosed in a glass dome with turned walnut base, dia. 7, ht. 6 in., (excellent).
Estimate $1,000-1,500



Head, papier-mache shoulder head , ht, Germany, Bun, Hairstyle