10-09-2013 10-10-2013
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October 9, 2013 02:00 PMCalender

Armand Marseille 390 Bisque Head Doll

Auction: Discovery - 2677M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: October 09, 2013 2:00PM


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 composition body, white silk dress with metallic embroidery and black velvet cape, white silk stockings, and white cloth shoes, ht. 16 in.
Estimate $50-100

Wig loose. Wear and discoloration to bisque head. one eye slightly off in socket. Right arm missing one composition joint. Missing joint is broken in two parts but remains with the doll and could be repaired. Losses and in-painting to body throughout, especially on legs and hands. Overall fair condition.

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Armand Marseille, Germany, Bisque Head