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May 22, 2013 02:00 PMCalender

Simon Halbig Handwerck Bisque Head Doll

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


Simon Halbig Handwerck Bisque Head Doll, Germany, early 20th century, brown sleeping eyes, open mouth, four inset teeth, impressed "Germany Heinrich Handwerck Simon & Halbig 4" to head and neck, auburn wig, fully articulated composition body stamped "Heinrich Handwerck Germany" to back, with cream cotton bloomers, cream and ecru cotton and wool sleeveless dress, cream eyelet lace overskirt, two bonnets, clear and blue beaded earrings, and a single shoe, lg. 23 1/2 in.

Estimate $200-300

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Doll, Simon Halbig Handwerck, Bisque Head, Germany