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Blonde China Shoulder Head Doll

Auction:
2616M
Lot:
44
Sold for:
$308$250

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

Description:

Blonde China Shoulder Head Doll, Germany, c. 1870, blue painted eyes, ash blonde painted hair with curls all around head and onto forehead, smiling expression, cloth body, red stitched-on boots, undergarments, lace-trimmed brown and blue plaid two piece outfit, ht. 21 1/2 in.

Provenance: From the collection of Ruth C. Burger.
Estimate $400-600

A few pitting marks in the hair, in the making.

Keywords

China, Doll, Germany, Ruth C. Burger, Lace

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