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Papier-mache Soldier

Auction:
2476
Lot:
267
Sold for:
$2,015$1,700

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

Description:

Papier-mache Soldier, France, c. 1850, papier-mache shoulder head with molded and painted features, blue eyes, black hair, applied mustache and goatee, cloth and carton body with wooden hands, wearing a blue officer's uniform and hat with cardboard sword and leather boots, ht. 16 in., (very good).
Estimate $2,000-3,000

very good

Keywords

France, blue officer, Carton, Goatee

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