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Simon & Halbig 1299 Bisque Head Doll

Auction:
2722T
Lot:
1058
Sold for:
$277$225

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Auction:
Discovery - 2722T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 08, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Simon & Halbig 1299 Bisque Head Doll, Germany, back of head incised "S&H 1299/8 1/2," with sleeping brown eyes, parted lips with two inset upper teeth, brown curly mohair wig, fully articulated composition body, floral decorated cotton dress with maroon ribbon sash, white cotton undergarments, and red and white striped stockings with brown leatherette shoes, ht. 21 in.
Estimate $150-200

Scratches and wear to bisque head. Paint loss to arms and legs with in-painting evident at joints. Composition joints loose. Overall sound condition.
Hair glued down, head good condition overall, minor scuffing to cheek. Repairs to left hand.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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Bisque Head, Germany

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