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Papier-mache Scottish Highlander

Auction:
2476
Lot:
3
Sold for:
$4,148$3,500

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

Description:

Papier-mache Scottish Highlander, Germany, c. 1850, papier-mache shoulder head with rare molded helmet, molded and painted features including brown finely brush stroked hair and one exposed sideburn, blue eyes, cloth body with painted cloth arms and black boots, wearing an authentic red and plaid wool Scottish costume, ht. 16 in., (excellent).
Estimate $3,000-4,000

excellent

Keywords

Germany, Tartan

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