Discovery Auction

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Park Plaza 63
02116 Boston, MA
United States
+1 (0)617 3505400 · +1 (0)617 3505429

Date of the auction: 16.05.2012

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Bisque Head Swivel Neck Lady Doll with Trunk, Clothing, and a Tea SetBisque...

Bisque Head Swivel Neck Lady Doll with Trunk, Clothing, and a Tea Set, France, late 19th century, lady doll with closed mouth, cobalt eyes, original blonde mohair wig, cloth body, china hands, black faille two-piece dress and hat, numerous undergarments, extra skirts, cape, silvered tea set, small

Lot #: 1

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 16 May 2012

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Two German Bisque Head Dolls and a Composition Japanese BabyTwo German...

Two German Bisque Head Dolls and a Composition Japanese Baby, small Simon Halbig DEP 1279, a 1079 S & H 6 1/2, both on fully articulated composition bodies, ht. 11, 17; composition Japanese baby doll, ht. 11 in

Lot #: 2

Estimate: US$250 - US$350

Date: 16 May 2012

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Two German Bisque Socket Head DollsTwo German Bisque Socket Head Dolls

Two German Bisque Socket Head Dolls, Handwerck 79, ht. 17; AM 370, ht. 23 in

Lot #: 3

Estimate: US$100 - US$150

Date: 16 May 2012

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Approximately Thirty Miscellaneous DollsApproximately Thirty Miscellaneous...

Approximately Thirty Miscellaneous Dolls, including 14-in. black-haired china lady, two Lenci dolls, two Norah Wellings, 16-in. Madame Alexander composition Baby McGuffey, the remainder assorted internationally costumed dolls of various materials

Lot #: 4

Estimate: US$200 - US$400

Date: 16 May 2012

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Two German Bisque Shoulder Head DollsTwo German Bisque Shoulder Head Dolls

Two German Bisque Shoulder Head Dolls, AM 370, brown eyes, kid body, composition lower legs, and an unmarked girl with blue stationary eyes, kid body, ht. 17, 23 in

Lot #: 5

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 16 May 2012

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Twin American Schoolboy Bisque Shoulder Head DollsTwin American Schoolboy...

Twin American Schoolboy Bisque Shoulder Head Dolls, Germany, both with blonde molded hair, blue eyes, matching blue outfits, ht. 12 in

Lot #: 6

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 16 May 2012

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Ideal Shirley Temple Composition Doll and Bisque Shirley DollIdeal Shirley...

Ideal Shirley Temple Composition Doll and Bisque Shirley Doll, composition doll marked head and body Shirley Temple, ht. 22; bisque doll swivels at waist, long bisque legs, ht. 13 in

Lot #: 7

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 16 May 2012

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Two German Bisque Head DollsTwo German Bisque Head Dolls

Two German Bisque Head Dolls, Pansy IV, blue sleeping eyes, blonde mohair wig; SHPB 1909 6, brown sleeping eyes, both with jointed composition bodies, ht. 17, 22 in

Lot #: 8

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 16 May 2012

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Schoenhut Doll with Molded TeethSchoenhut Doll with Molded Teeth

Schoenhut Doll with Molded Teeth, American, early 20th century, blue eyes, open-closed mouth with molded upper teeth, spring-jointed body, ht. 15 in

Lot #: 9

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 16 May 2012

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Three Modern Boxed Steiff Mohair AnimalsThree Modern Boxed Steiff Mohair...

Three Modern Boxed Steiff Mohair Animals, a campfire bears group, a 1926 teddy bear, and a "bears on a teeter-totter" group

Lot #: 10

Estimate: US$200 - US$250

Date: 16 May 2012

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Large Reproduction Bisque Head Jumeau DollLarge Reproduction Bisque Head...

Large Reproduction Bisque Head Jumeau Doll, incised JB 1984 "Arielle" with closed mouth, blue eyes, composition body, bisque lower arms, gray velvet outfit, ht. 28 in

Lot #: 11

Estimate: US$100 - US$150

Date: 16 May 2012

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Blonde China Doll and Blonde Parian DollBlonde China Doll and Blonde Parian...

Blonde China Doll and Blonde Parian Doll, Germany, china with curly hair, blue bow, cloth body, kid arms, ht. 21; pale blonde parian, center part hair, kid body, bisque lower arms, ht. 22 in

Lot #: 12

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 16 May 2012

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Four Miscellaneous Brown DollsFour Miscellaneous Brown Dolls

Four Miscellaneous Brown Dolls, an Alexander, Unis France, AM 341, and bisque shoulder head, a small AM 341 Dream Baby, a Unis France girl with straight limb composition body, shoulder head with faint inscription PAR 1943?, and a large hard plastic Madame Alexander "Pussy Cat" baby doll, ht. 8 1/2

Lot #: 13

Estimate: US$250 - US$350

Date: 16 May 2012

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Two German Bisque Head DollsTwo German Bisque Head Dolls

Two German Bisque Head Dolls, one in white and a 12-in., both with open mouths, one marked 604, blue eyes, fully articulated composition body marked Handwerck, ht. 14; other marked 191 C B with K*R at base of neck, brown sleeping eyes, ht. 18 in

Lot #: 14

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 16 May 2012

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Large Metal Head DollLarge Metal Head Doll

Large Metal Head Doll, no visible marks, open mouth, blue stationary eyes, jointed kid body, composition arms, ht. 23 in

Lot #: 15

Estimate: US$100 - US$150

Date: 16 May 2012

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Simon Halbig Bisque Head DollSimon Halbig Bisque Head Doll

Simon Halbig Bisque Head Doll, Germany, marked Simon & Halbig K*R 50 at base of neck, blue sleeping eyes, inset teeth, fully jointed body marked Handwerck, ht. 22 in

Lot #: 16

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 16 May 2012

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Three German Bisque Head DollsThree German Bisque Head Dolls

Three German Bisque Head Dolls, all with open mouths, an AM 390, a Heubach Koppelsdorf 250, and a Handwerck 283, all with open mouths, jointed composition bodies, all ht. 24 in

Lot #: 17

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 16 May 2012

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Small Steiff Rabbit and BearSmall Steiff Rabbit and Bear

Small Steiff Rabbit and Bear, ht. to 5 in

Lot #: 18

Estimate: US$60 - US$80

Date: 16 May 2012

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Bisque Turned Shoulder Head Closed-mouth BoyBisque Turned Shoulder Head...

Bisque Turned Shoulder Head Closed-mouth Boy, Germany, 1880s, cloth body, bisque arms, ht. 15 in

Lot #: 19

Estimate: US$200 - US$250

Date: 16 May 2012

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Early China Head Doll and Dress and a Group of Paper DollsEarly China Head...

Early China Head Doll and Dress and a Group of Paper Dolls, light pink-toned mid-nineteenth century German shoulder head china doll with short black hair, brushstroking, exposed ears, necklace, cloth body, wooden lower arms, original pink printed challis dress separate from later replacement, doll

Lot #: 20

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 16 May 2012

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Eleven Steiff Mohair and Steiff-type Toys and a Collector BookEleven Steiff...

Eleven Steiff Mohair and Steiff-type Toys and a Collector Book, including two bears, "Vincenz," "Flori" sheep, a penguin, monkey, dog, elephant, bear, and a cat hand puppet

Lot #: 21

Estimate: US$150 - US$200

Date: 16 May 2012

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French Fashion Lady Doll with Extra OutfitFrench Fashion Lady Doll with...

French Fashion Lady Doll with Extra Outfit, probably Jumeau, blue lined eyes, pierced-in ears, incised 4 at base of neck, gusseted kid body in strong condition, wired fingers, original blonde mohair wig with curls, undergarments, burgundy taffeta dress, and extra two-piece dress in dark green wool

Lot #: 22

Estimate: US$3,500 - US$4,500

Date: 16 May 2012

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Large Black-haired China DollLarge Black-haired China Doll

Large Black-haired China Doll, center part with curls around head, cloth body, long china limbs, printed cotton dress, ht. 24 in

Lot #: 23

Estimate: US$300 - US$400

Date: 16 May 2012

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Large Blonde China Doll with Hairband and SnoodLarge Blonde China Doll with...

Large Blonde China Doll with Hairband and Snood, cloth body, kid arms, heeled red leather shoes, ht. 20 in

Lot #: 24

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 16 May 2012

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Glass-eyed Parian Doll with Blue ScarfGlass-eyed Parian Doll with Blue Scarf

Glass-eyed Parian Doll with Blue Scarf, Germany, blue paperweight eyes, closed mouth, kid body, bisque lower arms jointed at elbow, ht. 18 in

Lot #: 25

Estimate: US$300 - US$400

Date: 16 May 2012

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Black-haired China Doll with Pierced EarsBlack-haired China Doll with...

Black-haired China Doll with Pierced Ears, Germany, hair crowning and framing face, swept to side with finely brushed strokes, molded band and bun of curls in back, large ear holes, three holes in plate, cloth body, mitt hands, ht. 19 in

Lot #: 26

Estimate: US$250 - US$350

Date: 16 May 2012

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Blonde Parian with Molded BlouseBlonde Parian with Molded Blouse

Blonde Parian with Molded Blouse, curls piled high on head with black hair band and three bands across back of head, molded braid, white blouse, necklace, cloth body, china hands from wrist, ht. 19 1/2 in

Lot #: 27

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 16 May 2012

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Blonde Parian with Curls, Hairband, and BowBlonde Parian with Curls...

Blonde Parian with Curls, Hairband, and Bow, curls framing face, caught in back in a bow, pierced ears, blue eyes, cloth body, kid arms, ht. 17 1/2 in

Lot #: 28

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 16 May 2012

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Wax Shoulder Head DollWax Shoulder Head Doll

Wax Shoulder Head Doll, late 19th/early 20th century, blonde mohair wig, cloth body, waxed-over composition lower limbs, ht. 21 in

Lot #: 29

Estimate: US$200 - US$400

Date: 16 May 2012

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Blonde Parian Lady DollBlonde Parian Lady Doll

Blonde Parian Lady Doll, Germany, short hairstyle with curls around head, cloth body, kid arms, blue plaid taffeta dress, ht. 20 in

Lot #: 30

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 16 May 2012