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Large French-type Papier-mache Shoulder Head Doll

Auction:
2616M
Lot:
36
Sold for:
$240$200

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

Description:

Large French-type Papier-mache Shoulder Head Doll, black pupil-less stationary eyes, open mouth, two upper and two lower square teeth, painted black pate with brushstrokes around face, nailed on dark brown human hair wig, gusseted kid body with trace of pink coloring, white cotton dress, black high button boots, ht. 28 in.

Provenance: From the collection of Ruth C. Burger.
Estimate $500-700

Nose chipped, a few light craze lines and wear on face, body shows some wear.

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Doll, Ruth C. Burger

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