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Glass-eyed Papier-mache Lady with Wig

Auction:
2476
Lot:
389
Sold for:
$1,659$1,400

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

Description:

Glass-eyed Papier-mache Lady with Wig, Germany, c. 1850, papier-mache shoulder head, brown human hair wig with braided coiled bun, brown pupil-less glass eyes, milliner-type body with kid torso and carved wood limbs, painted green shoes, wearing original geometric print and striped dress, ht. 10.5 in., (excellent, slight nose rub).
Estimate $1,000-1,500

excellent, slight nose rub

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Germany, Mache

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