10-10-2009 10-10-2009
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
October 10, 2009 11:00AMCalender
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Rare Prosopotrope Four-Face Doll Head, Ozias Morse

$1,185$1,000
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2476 Location: Marlborough Date / Time: October 10, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Rare Prosopotrope Four-Face Doll Head, Ozias Morse, West Acton, Massachusetts, c. 1866, molded vulcanized rubber shoulder head with molded bodice, brown painted and molded sausage curls and molded hat with plume, containing a rubber rotating head with three distinct faces, original paper label applied to interior of shoulder plate, ht. 6 in., (good, rubber petrified, some warping and paint loss, old repair to front of shoulder plate).
Estimate $2,000-3,000

Note: this is a four-face, not a three-face doll head.
Good, rubber petrified, some warping and paint loss, old repair to front of shoulder plate.

Keywords

rubber, Doll Head, Ozias Morse, West Acton, Massachusetts, rubber rotating head, vulcanized rubber shoulder head