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Rare Papier-mache Lady with Coronet Braid

Auction:
2476
Lot:
290
Sold for:
$1,541$1,300

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

Description:

Rare Papier-mache Lady with Coronet Braid, Germany, c. 1840, papier-mache shoulder head, molded and painted dark brown hair with coronet braid and brush stroked tendrils, blue painted eyes, milliner-type body with kid torso and carved wood limbs, painted red shoes, wearing open work floral cotton dress, ht. 10.75 in., (very good, light surface rubs to hair and nose).
Estimate $2,000-3,000

very good, light surface rubs to hair and nose

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Germany, Braid

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