07-29-2006 07-29-2006
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2345 Boston
July 29, 2006 10:00AMCalender

Door of Hope School Boy Doll

Auction: Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2345 Location: Boston Date / Time: July 29, 2006 10:00AM


Door of Hope School Boy Doll, China, early 20th century, doll with delicately carved head and hands, short side-part hair, pink lip color, very clean pear wood with hint of cheek blushing, cloth body, gray trousers, pink silk tunic lined in blue silk, bright blue jacket with frog closings, black shoes (slight wear to tips of shoes), clothing very crisp and bright, with round paper tag marked School boy and illegible numbers, possibly the original price, ht. 8 in.
Estimate $900-1,200


China, delicately carved head