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Auction 2677M

October 9, 2013 2:00PM

10-09-2013 10-10-2013

274 Cedar Hill St, Marlborough

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Lots

German Bisque Socket Head Character Baby

German Bisque Socket Head Character Baby

Lot:
1
Sold for:
$180$150

German Bisque Socket Head Character Baby, c. 1920s, light blue sleeping eyes, open mouth, molded tongue edge, two upper teeth, impressed "made in Germany 152 4," blonde mohair wig, bent-limb More ...

Armand Marseilles 390 Bisque Head Doll

Armand Marseilles 390 Bisque Head Doll

Lot:
2
Sold for:
$96$80

Armand Marseilles 390 Bisque Head Doll, Germany, back of head incised "Armand Marseilles/ Germany/ 390/ A 2 M" with sleeping eyes, parted lips with inset upper teeth, fully articulated composition More ...

Four China Shoulder Head Dolls

Four China Shoulder Head Dolls

Lot:
3
Sold for:
$330$275

Four China Shoulder Head Dolls, probably Germany, late 19th century, each with black-painted hair, cotton and silk dresses and undergarments, and cloth bodies and arms; together with a cloth doll. More ...

Large Papier-mache Shoulder Head Doll

Large Papier-mache Shoulder Head Doll

Lot:
4
Sold for:
$210$175

Large Papier-mache Shoulder Head Doll, mid-19th century, painted blue eyes, smiling mouth, black center-part hair with curls behind exposed ears, cloth body, white kidskin arms, brown and taupe More ...

Handwerck 109 DEP Bisque Head Girl Doll

Handwerck 109 DEP Bisque Head Girl Doll

Lot:
5
Sold for:
$492$400

Handwerck 109 DEP Bisque Head Girl Doll, Germany, early 20th century, brown sleeping eyes, open mouth, inset upper teeth, impressed "109-11 1/4 Germany HANDWERCK," blonde mohair wig with pink More ...

Armand Marseille 390 Bisque Head Doll

Armand Marseille 390 Bisque Head Doll

Lot:
6
Unsold
 

Armand Marseille 390 Bisque Head Doll, Germany, back of head impressed "Armand Marseille/Germany/390/A. 0 1/2. M.," with sleeping blue eyes, blonde wig with black velvet cap, fully articulated More ...

Two Door of Hope Mission Dolls

Two Door of Hope Mission Dolls

Lot:
7
Sold for:
$1,140$950

Two Door of Hope Mission Dolls, China, early 20th century. Provenance: Formerly property of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. More ...

Four Gilt and Polychrome Paint-decorated Wayang Puppets

Four Gilt and Polychrome Paint-decorated Wayang Puppets

Lot:
8
Sold for:
$86$70

Four Gilt and Polychrome Paint-decorated Wayang Puppets, Indonesia, probably Java, 19th/20th century. Provenance: Formerly property of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. More ...

Five Hina Musician Dolls and a Noh Dancer Doll

Five Hina Musician Dolls and a Noh Dancer Doll

Lot:
9
Sold for:
$300$250

Five Hina Musician Dolls and a Noh Dancer Doll, Japan, 19th century. Provenance: Formerly property of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. More ...

Japanese Costume Doll, Geisha or Bijin

Japanese Costume Doll, Geisha or Bijin

Lot:
10
Sold for:
$98$80

Japanese Costume Doll, Geisha or Bijin, Japan, possibly Kyoto, 19th century. Provenance: Formerly property of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. More ...

Large Early Glass-eyed Papier-mache Doll

Large Early Glass-eyed Papier-mache Doll

Lot:
11
Sold for:
$510$425

Large Early Glass-eyed Papier-mache Doll, America, mid-19th century, with black pupil-less glass eyes, smiling mouth, black center-part hair with black curls behind exposed ears, cloth body, light More ...

Kammer & Reinhardt 192 Bisque Socket Head Child Doll

Kammer & Reinhardt 192 Bisque Socket Head Child Doll

Lot:
12
Sold for:
$984$800

Kammer & Reinhardt 192 Bisque Socket Head Child Doll, Germany, late 19th century, back of head impressed "193/13," with brown sleeping eyes, pierced ears and blonde wig on ball-jointed composition More ...

Bisque Head Smiling Lady Doll by Bru

Bisque Head Smiling Lady Doll by Bru

Lot:
13
Sold for:
$4,200$3,500

Bisque Head Smiling Lady Doll by Bru, France, late 19th century, back of head impressed "E," with blonde wig, pale blue paperweight eyes, closed mouth, pierced ears, gusseted kidskin body, ivory More ...

Blonde China Head Doll

Blonde China Head Doll

Lot:
14
Sold for:
$390$325

Blonde China Head Doll, late 19th century, with painted blue eyes, molded blonde hair with black headband, closed mouth, cloth body (one leg missing, arms missing), and ivory cotton and lace gown More ...

Closed-mouth Bisque Shoulder Head Doll

Closed-mouth Bisque Shoulder Head Doll

Lot:
15
Sold for:
$600$500

Closed-mouth Bisque Shoulder Head Doll, France, late 19th century, unmarked, bisque arms and hands, stationary blue glass eyes, brown wig, purple cotton bodice with red kerchief, red skirt, floral More ...

Small Schoenau & Hoffmeister Character Bisque Socket Head Doll

Small Schoenau & Hoffmeister Character Bisque Socket Head Doll

Lot:
16
Sold for:
$98$80

Small Schoenau & Hoffmeister Character Bisque Socket Head Doll, Germany, dated 1909, impressed "SHPB/1909/8/o/Germany," with black pupil-less glass eyes, open mouth, two upper teeth, single stroke More ...

Two Papier-mache Dolls

Two Papier-mache Dolls

Lot:
17
Sold for:
$270$225

Two Papier-mache Dolls, a pink-toned boy in cotton and linen costume, blue glass eyes, blonde wig, and composition body; and a girl in red cotton costume, blue stationary eyes, brown wig, and More ...

Two Ishii Shoten Carved and Painted Bamboo Figures

Two Ishii Shoten Carved and Painted Bamboo Figures

Lot:
18
Sold for:
$150$125

Two Ishii Shoten Carved and Painted Bamboo Figures, Kyoto, Japan, early 20th century, both figures in floral patterned kimonos with five removable wigs: the first to illustrate the proper hairstyle More ...

Seven Wax, Bisque, China, and Straw Dolls

Seven Wax, Bisque, China, and Straw Dolls

Lot:
19
Sold for:
$738$600

Seven Wax, Bisque, China, and Straw Dolls, America and Europe, 19th/20th century. Provenance: Formerly property of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. More ...

Seven Carved Wood and Paint-decorated Dolls

Seven Carved Wood and Paint-decorated Dolls

Lot:
20
Sold for:
$108$90

Seven Carved Wood and Paint-decorated Dolls, Italy, 20th century. Provenance: Formerly property of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. More ...

Four Door of Hope Mission Dolls

Four Door of Hope Mission Dolls

Lot:
21
Sold for:
$1,080$900

Four Door of Hope Mission Dolls, China, early 20th century. Provenance: Formerly property of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. More ...

Gilt- and Polychrome-decorated Wayang Puppet of Prince Samba

Gilt- and Polychrome-decorated Wayang Puppet of Prince Samba

Lot:
22
Sold for:
$62$50

Gilt- and Polychrome-decorated Wayang Puppet of Prince Samba, Indonesia, probably Java, 20th century. Provenance: Formerly property of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. More ...

Armand Marseille 390 Bisque Head Doll

Armand Marseille 390 Bisque Head Doll

Lot:
23
Unsold
 

Armand Marseille 390 Bisque Head Doll, Germany, back of head impressed "Armand Marseille/Germany/390/A. 7. M." with blue sleeping eyes, auburn wig with red ribbon, fully articulated composition More ...

DEP Bisque Socket Head Doll

DEP Bisque Socket Head Doll

Lot:
24
Sold for:
$210$175

DEP Bisque Socket Head Doll, Germany, early 20th century, back of head impressed "22 7x/DEP" with blue sleeping eyes, pierced ears, open mouth with inset upper teeth, blonde wig with silk and lace More ...

Large China Shoulder Head Doll

Large China Shoulder Head Doll

Lot:
25
Sold for:
$210$175

Large China Shoulder Head Doll, Germany, mid-19th century, pale blue painted eyes, short black curly hair with center part, now illegible light mark on back of shoulder plate, cloth body, china More ...

French Bisque Shoulder Head Lady Doll

French Bisque Shoulder Head Lady Doll

Lot:
26
Sold for:
$1,080$900

French Bisque Shoulder Head Lady Doll, late 19th century, blue glass eyes, closed mouth, blonde wig pulled back with braids, gusseted kid lady body (tears and separations at knee joints), separated More ...

Large Simon & Halbig Bisque Socket Head Doll

Large Simon & Halbig Bisque Socket Head Doll

Lot:
27
Sold for:
$369$300

Large Simon & Halbig Bisque Socket Head Doll, Germany, early 20th century, back of neck incised "Simon & Halbig/Germany/80," with sleeping brown eyes, parted lips with inset upper teeth, curly blond More ...

Two Armand Marseille 390 and 390n Bisque Head Girl Dolls

Two Armand Marseille 390 and 390n Bisque Head Girl Dolls

Lot:
28
Unsold
 

Two Armand Marseille 390 and 390n Bisque Head Girl Dolls, Germany, one with back of head incised "390/A.O.M," with brown glass eyes, curly auburn mohair wig, fully articulated composition body, and More ...

Kammer & Reinhardt/Simon & Halbig Open-mouth Bisque Head Doll

Kammer & Reinhardt/Simon & Halbig Open-mouth Bisque Head Doll

Lot:
29
Sold for:
$984$800

Kammer & Reinhardt/Simon & Halbig Open-mouth Bisque Head Doll, c. 1920s, back of head incised "K*R Simon & Halbig 117 n" with sleeping blue glass eyes, open mouth with two inset teeth, curly blonde More ...

Three German Bisque Head Dolls

Three German Bisque Head Dolls

Lot:
30
Sold for:
$240$200

Three German Bisque Head Dolls, a Handwerck doll with brown sleeping eyes, curly brown mohair wig, parted lips with inset upper teeth, fully articulated composition body with white cotton and lace More ...