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Simon & Halbig Character Gentleman

Auction:
2476
Lot:
34
Sold for:
$7,703$6,500

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

Description:

Simon & Halbig Character Gentleman, Germany, c. 1900, unmarked bisque socket head attributed to the 1300 series of characters, brown glass eyes, painted brows and mustache, closed mouth, heavily molded facial features including age lines, auburn mohair wig, on a fully jointed composition body, wearing a wool tuxedo and seal skin top hat with black leather shoes, ht. 12.75 in., (excellent).
Estimate $5,000-6,000

excellent

Keywords

Germany, unmarked bisque socket head, Black tie, Mohair

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