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Rare Simon & Halbig 1388 Smiling Character Child

Auction:
2476
Lot:
235
Sold for:
$21,330$18,000

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

Description:

Rare Simon & Halbig 1388 Smiling Character Child, Germany, c. 1910, bisque socket head, incised 1388/Germany/Simon & Halbig/S&H/12, brown flirty glass eyes, finely painted brows and lower lashes, original Wimpern upper lashes, smiling mouth with molded teeth, deeply modeled facial features, long auburn mohair wig, fully jointed composition body, wearing original one-piece silk crepe floral skirt and bodice with matching lavender silk under blouse, brown leather shoes, ht. 26 in., (excellent).
Estimate $25,000-30,000

excellent

Keywords

Germany, bisque socket head, Fashion, Mohair, Silk

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