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Papier-mache Lady with Rare Human Hair Wig

Auction:
2476
Lot:
62
Sold for:
$3,851$3,250

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

Description:

Papier-mache Lady with Rare Human Hair Wig, Germany, c. 1850, papier-mache shoulder head, brown human hair wig with looped braids above molded ears and coiled braided back bun, brown pupil-less glass eyes, kid body, long papier-mache arms and lower legs with blue painted shoes, wearing a cotton and lace gown with straw bonnet, ht. 25 in., (excellent).
Estimate $4,000-6,000

excellent

Keywords

Germany, Braid, Hairstyles

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