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January 8, 2015 10:00AM - January 16, 2015 10:00AMCalender

Group of Dolls

Auction: Discovery - 2775T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: January 08, 2015 10:00AM


Group of Dolls, including a Lenci character mascotte boy with wooden pig, c. 1930s, with brown painted eyes, expressive painted mouth, blonde mohair wig, original blue and black felt regional costume with faded red felt detailing and stocking cap, and wood and red felt tie-on shoes, with painted pink wooden pig tucked under his arm, ht. 9; a Ken Tuck United Federation Doll Club souvenir bisque shoulder head doll, stamped "Ken Tuck 1973 Janet E Mastelles ©1972" to shoulder plate, with cloth body and bisque limbs, molded blond hair, painted facial features, dog-embroidered shirt and short pants, socks, and shoes, accompanied by painted bisque hobby horse, ht. 15; a smaller wax doll in fur-lined two-piece red wool winter outfit, with molded wax head with painted features and molded hat, and carved wooden hands, ht. 11 in., a Patti-Jene bisque googly-eyed girl doll, America, dated 1966, back of neck incised "Patti-Jene/66," with brown curly mohair wig with pale pink ribbons, fixed bright blue googly glass eyes with painted lashes, rosy cheeks, smiling mouth, articulated all-bisque body, floral-decorated pink and white cotton dress, ivory cotton and lace apron, pink knit wool bloomers, and black leatherette shoes; a hard plastic girl doll with blond wig, sleeping green eyes, painted open mouth, fully articulated body, white embroidered lace dress with white cotton stockings and pale pink shoes; a painted cloth Betty Boop doll in blue felt hooded jumper and yellow felt booties; a German papier-mache boy doll with brown wig, fixed brown glass eyes, brown and taupe flannel shirt, blue and white striped pants with rope belt, and black rubber boots; and a Kewpie baby doll with a red corduroy hat, soft plastic face, and red velour body.
Estimate $250-350

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