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Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
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May 22, 2013 02:00 PMCalender

Door of Hope Mission Mourner Doll

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


Door of Hope Mission Mourner Doll, early 20th century, with carved pearwood head and hands, painted hair and long braid, cloth body, and woven linen tunic with frog closure at neck over striped leggings, with woven straw slippers, overcoat, and hat, the hat with three braided embellishments, (damage, losses), ht. 12 1/4 in.
Estimate $300-500

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carved pearwood head