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May 22, 2013 2:00PMCalender

Handwerck 79 Bisque Head Girl Doll

Auction: Discovery - 2654M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: May 22, 2013 2:00PM


Handwerck 79 Bisque Head Girl Doll, Germany, blue sleeping eyes, open mouth, upper teeth, head marked "79 10 Germany Handwerck", original long blonde human hair wig, fully articulated composition body in original finish, original cotton undergarments, white cotton blouse and pink striped pinafore, leather boots, ht. 18 in.
Estimate $300-500

Light soiling to face, faint mold lines to neck. Eyes good. Slight wig pulls. Two dots show up to forehead when lit - do not appear to be repairs, possible extra plaster visible from inside. Original finish to body, unmarked, play wear.

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Bisque Head, Germany