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Frozen Charlotte Squeak Toy with Jointed Arms

Auction:
2476
Lot:
298
Sold for:
$3,200$2,700

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

Description:

Frozen Charlotte Squeak Toy with Jointed Arms, Germany, c. 1880, very unusual squeak toy of a frozen Charlotte-type boy with china head and lower torso with jointed arms, cloth-covered torso contains squeaker mechanism, unusual black curly molded hair and painted features, ht. 4.5 in., (excellent).

Provenance: Mary Merritt Doll Museum.
Estimate $800-1,200

excellent

Keywords

Charlotte Squeak Toy, Mary Merritt Doll Museum, Germany, Doll Museum, Mary Merritt, Doll, Frozen Charlotte, Toy

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