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2722T Marlborough
May 8, 2014 10:00AM - May 16, 2014 10:00AMCalender
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Bisque Shoulder Head Doll

 
Auction: Discovery - 2722T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: May 08, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Bisque Shoulder Head Doll, Germany, late 19th century, back of shoulder plate incised "Germany," with blond wig, bisque arms and hands, stationary blue glass eyes, kidskin body, floral-decorated cotton dress, ivory cotton and lace collar and undergarments, white silk stockings, and white leatherette booties, lg. 13 1/2 in.

Provenance: Sarah Taylor Thomas and Alice Hughes, c. 1895.
Estimate $100-150


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Keywords

Germany, Doll, Bisque Shoulder Head, Sarah Taylor Thomas, Alice Hughes