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2616M Marlborough
October 10, 2012 02:00 PMCalender

Blonde Parian Shoulder Head Doll

Auction: Discovery - 2616M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: October 10, 2012 2:00PM


Blonde Parian Shoulder Head Doll, Germany, c. 1860s, blue painted eyes, short blonde flat-top hairstyle, deep shoulder plate with three sew holes, cloth body, kid lower arms, original undergarments and brown dress with red ricrac trim, blue stitched-on leather boots with brown boots added, ht. 22 1/2 in.
Estimate $200-300

One hand is missing, other hanging on by a thread, deterioration to boots, substantial wear to dress.

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Blonde Parian Shoulder Head, Doll, Germany