10-10-2009 10-10-2009
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
October 10, 2009 11:00 AMCalender

China Doll with Wood Body Riding an Elephant

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


China Doll with Wood Body Riding an Elephant, Germany, c. 1860, doll ht. 3, glazed porcelain shoulder head with painted and molded features, molded black short hair, jointed wooden body with china limbs, orange painted shoes, wearing a beaded costume, mounted atop a German composition flocked elephant, lg. 7 in., with painted eyes and ornate red blanket with beadwork, (very good, some bead loss, re-glued tusk).
Estimate $2,000-3,000

very good, some bead loss, reglued tusk)