10-10-2009 10-10-2009
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
October 10, 2009 11:00AMCalender
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Early Bisque Fortune Teller

$711$600
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2476 Location: Marlborough Date / Time: October 10, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Early Bisque Fortune Teller, France, c. 1880, tinted bisque shoulder head with molded and painted black hair, painted blue eyes, molded mustache and goatee, cloth covered torso with bisque arms and legs and orange painted shoes, on a heavy metal stand, wearing a velvet robe with a pocket containing period handwritten French fortunes on die cut cards, ht. 14.5 in., (good, shoulder plate damaged).
Estimate $1,000-1,500

good, shoulder plate damaged

Keywords

Fortune Teller, heavy metal stand, bisque shoulder head, France