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Shadow Box Containing Milliner Model Dolls

Auction:
3022M
Lot:
82
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3022M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 13, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Shadow Box Containing Milliner Model Dolls, 19th century, the dolls with ceramic heads, carved hands and feet wearing lacy gowns with green and red ribbons, mounted in a glass-fronted wooden case, old surface, ht. 11, wd. 9 1/2, dp. 3 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Minor staining on dresses, shrinkage crack in the paint of one head, losses to silk waistbands, hinges of case door replaced.


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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Ceramic, Doll, Play

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