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Swaine & Co. Smiling Character Girl

Auction:
2476
Lot:
49
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:

Swaine & Co. Smiling Character Girl, Germany, c. 1910, bisque socket head, incised BP 5 and stamped with round green Swaine trademark, painted blue intaglio eyes, finely painted eyebrows, open/closed smiling mouth with four molded teeth, antique brown human hair wig with braided coil in back, on a jointed composition body, wearing original Eastern European provincial costume, matching bonnet and black leather shoes, ht. 17 in., (excellent).
Estimate $3,000-4,000

excellent

Keywords

Swaine & Co., Germany, bisque socket head, BP, Gemstones, Jewellery, Sculpture

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