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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2654M Marlborough
May 22, 2013 2:00PMCalender
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Large Joel Ellis Wooden Doll

$900$750
Auction: Discovery - 2654M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: May 22, 2013 2:00PM

Description:

Large Joel Ellis Wooden Doll, Springfield, Vermont, c. 1870s, molded hair painted black, painted eyes and mouth, typical paint loss to face, mortise-and-tenon jointed body, metal hands and feet, black molded boots, ht. 17 1/2 in.
Estimate $700-900

Right leg detached but present.


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Keywords

Springfield, metal hands, typical paint loss, Vermont