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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2654M Marlborough
May 22, 2013 2:00PMCalender
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Alabama Cloth Molded Head Doll in a Pink and White Dress

$840$700
Auction: Discovery - 2654M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: May 22, 2013 2:00PM

Description:

Alabama Cloth Molded Head Doll in a Pink and White Dress, America, early 20th century, oil painted head and features, brown painted eyes, brown hair in short bob, molded ears, rosy cheek coloring, cloth body, indecipherable stamp and No. 0, tab-jointed limbs, lower legs with blue painted boots, pink and white cotton dress, ht. 14 1/2 in.

Provenance: From the collection of Ruth C. Burger.
Estimate $600-800

Smooth paint surface, small paint loss to hair, small ding on cheek .


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Keywords

Doll, Alabama, Cloth Molded Head, oil, Ruth C. Burger, Smooth paint surface