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Date of the auction: 08.05.2014

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Ideal Composition Shirley Temple DollIdeal Composition Shirley Temple Doll

Ideal Composition Shirley Temple Doll, c. 1936, with open mouth, sleeping eyes (crazed), original blonde mohair wig, five-piece body, and original red and green plaid dress and undergarment from "Bright Eyes" with NRA tag, ht. 21 in., (paint cracking on face and left arm, paint wear on right hand

Lot #: 1000

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 8 May 2014

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Bisque Shoulder Head DollBisque Shoulder Head Doll

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

Lot #: 1001

Estimate: US$100 - US$150

Date: 8 May 2014

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Twenty-four Porcelain Half Dolls and a Figural BoxTwenty-four Porcelain...

Twenty-four Porcelain Half Dolls and a Figural Box, 20th century, ht. to 3 3/4 in

Lot #: 1002

Estimate: US$250 - US$300

Date: 8 May 2014

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Bisque Head Tete Jumeau BebeBisque Head Tete Jumeau Bebe

Bisque Head Tete Jumeau Bebe, Paris, c. 1890, back of head marked "DEPOSE TETE JUMEAU Bte SGDG 2," with curly blond mohair wig, brown lined eyes with toggle mechanism to close, closed mouth, pierced ears with imitation pearl earrings, on marked Jumeau composition body with cotton gingham dress

Lot #: 1003

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 8 May 2014

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Two China Shoulder Head Dolls and a Large Papier-mache Shoulder Head...

Two China Shoulder Head Dolls and a Large Papier-mache Shoulder Head Doll, Germany and America, 19th century, the china shoulder head dolls with painted pale blue eyes, short black curly hair with center parts, cloth bodies, cotton and wool dresses and undergarments, kidskin arms and hands, and

Lot #: 1004

Estimate: US$200 - US$250

Date: 8 May 2014

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German Polychrome Painted Composition Roly Poly Clown FigureGerman...

German Polychrome Painted Composition Roly Poly Clown Figure, ht. 10 in

Lot #: 1005

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 8 May 2014

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Grandma Moses Doll and Bisque Head Nurse and Baby DollsGrandma Moses Doll...

Grandma Moses Doll and Bisque Head Nurse and Baby Dolls, Grandma Moses doll seated and affixed to pine doll chair (losses and repairs) with grey wig in high chignon, wire-rim eyeglasses, black velvet choker, patterned cotton blouse with gold-tone buttons and matching skirt, ivory cotton and lace

Lot #: 1006

Estimate: US$200 - US$250

Date: 8 May 2014

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Simon & Halbig Bisque Socket Head DollSimon & Halbig Bisque Socket Head Doll

Simon & Halbig Bisque Socket Head Doll, Germany, early 20th century, back of neck incised "Germany/Heinrich Handwerck/Simon & Halbig," with sleeping blue eyes, parted lips with inset upper teeth, curly strawberry blond mohair wig, fully articulated composition body (losses to right hand), with pink

Lot #: 1007

Estimate: US$150 - US$250

Date: 8 May 2014

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Four Composition and Cloth DollsFour Composition and Cloth Dolls

Four Composition and Cloth Dolls, hard plastic girl doll with blond wig, sleeping green eyes, painted open mouth, fully articulated body, white embroidered lace dress with white cotton stockings and pale pink shoes; a painted cloth Betty Boop doll in blue felt hooded jumper and yellow felt booties

Lot #: 1008

Estimate: US$100 - US$200

Date: 8 May 2014

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Seven Bisque Bonnet Head DollsSeven Bisque Bonnet Head Dolls

Seven Bisque Bonnet Head Dolls, probably Hertwig, Germany, wearing a variety of molded fancy hats, including a whimsical butterfly bonnet, and blouses, in later costumes, ht. 10 1/2-20 in., (some repairs, mainly reproduction bodies and bisque limbs

Lot #: 1009

Estimate: US$150 - US$250

Date: 8 May 2014

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Victorian-style Doll FormVictorian-style Doll Form

Victorian-style Doll Form, black lace collar, embroidered pink boned corset, boned bustle, white cotton and lace bloomers, black stockings, and black and red leatherette lace-up booties; together with two antique paper dolls

Lot #: 1010

Estimate: US$150 - US$250

Date: 8 May 2014

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Kestner Open Mouth Bisque Socket Head DollKestner Open Mouth Bisque Socket...

Kestner Open Mouth Bisque Socket Head Doll, Germany, late 19th century, back of head incised "D/Made in Germany," with fixed brown glass eyes, open mouth, and curly brown mohair wig on an articulated composition body with blue and green checked cotton skirt and jacket with white silk blouse, black

Lot #: 1011

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 8 May 2014

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Four German Bisque Shoulder Head DollsFour German Bisque Shoulder Head Dolls

Four German Bisque Shoulder Head Dolls, late 19th century, an Armand Marseille bisque shoulder head doll with back of shoulder plate incised "A.M. 7/0.," brown sleeping eyes, open mouth with four exposed teeth, bisque arms and hands, kidskin body, straw bonnet, pink cotton cape and dress with white

Lot #: 1012

Estimate: US$300 - US$400

Date: 8 May 2014

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Two Paint-decorated Doll-form Felt Pockets and Two Pieces of Doll...

Two Paint-decorated Doll-form Felt Pockets and Two Pieces of Doll Furniture, the pockets with attached wrist straps and metal snap buttons, each ht. 12 in., a blue paint-decorated Windsor side chair, and a pine rocking cradle with mattress and pillow

Lot #: 1013

Estimate: US$150 - US$250

Date: 8 May 2014

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Four Small Antique DollsFour Small Antique Dolls

Four Small Antique Dolls, Germany and France, late 19th century, two china shoulder head dolls, a bisque composition doll, and a small bisque head baby doll

Lot #: 1014

Estimate: US$100 - US$150

Date: 8 May 2014

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Vintage Schuco Yes/No Bellhop MonkeyVintage Schuco Yes/No Bellhop Monkey

Vintage Schuco Yes/No Bellhop Monkey, the articulated monkey with jointed shoulders and hips and head that swivels left to right and up and down, controlled by tail, composed of brown felt hands and feet, mohair tail, and felted face and ears with plastic eyes and mohair head, wearing a red felt fez

Lot #: 1015

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 8 May 2014

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Group of Assorted Dolls and Doll AccessoriesGroup of Assorted Dolls and...

Group of Assorted Dolls and Doll Accessories, comprising a hard plastic Madame Alexander doll with green sleeping eyes, brown curly wig, a white cotton and lace dress with full skirt, white stockings and undergarments, and black slippers; a small bisque socket head girl doll with braided brown wig

Lot #: 1016

Estimate: US$200 - US$250

Date: 8 May 2014

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French Bisque Socket Head Fashion DollFrench Bisque Socket Head Fashion Doll

French Bisque Socket Head Fashion Doll, probably Paris, late 19th century/early 20th century, back of neck incised "8," with curly light brown mohair wig, fixed blue glass eyes with painted lashes, pierced ears with beaded earrings, bisque breast plate, arms, and hands, kidskin torso and legs, pink

Lot #: 1017

Estimate: US$300 - US$400

Date: 8 May 2014

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Five Antique DollsFive Antique Dolls

Five Antique Dolls, a hard plastic Madame Alexander doll with sleeping blue eyes, blond curly wig, pink ruffled dress and bonnet, white cotton undergarments and stockings, and black slippers; an Effanbee composition girl doll with sleeping blue eyes, blond curly wig, white cotton eyelet dress, white

Lot #: 1018

Estimate: US$100 - US$150

Date: 8 May 2014

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SFBJ Bisque Socket Head Girl DollSFBJ Bisque Socket Head Girl Doll

SFBJ Bisque Socket Head Girl Doll, Paris, early 20th century, back of head incised "SFBJ/Paris/5," with fixed blue glass eyes and painted lashes, open mouth with exposed upper teeth, curly blond mohair wig (losses), on fully articulated composition and wood body with embroidered green cotton dress

Lot #: 1019

Estimate: US$250 - US$350

Date: 8 May 2014

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Armand Marseille "Floradora" Bisque Shoulder Head Novelty Pen WiperArmand...

Armand Marseille "Floradora" Bisque Shoulder Head Novelty Pen Wiper, early 20th century, with open mouth, fixed blue glass eyes, blonde mohair wig, cream silk ribbons and fine wool layered base, ht. 3 7/8 x dia. 5 3/4 in., (silk unstable

Lot #: 1020

Estimate: US$50 - US$75

Date: 8 May 2014

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Two Small China Shoulder Head DollsTwo Small China Shoulder Head Dolls

Two Small China Shoulder Head Dolls, probably Germany, late 19th century, both with black-painted hair, rosy cheeks, purple cotton dresses with white cotton and lace undergarments, and china hands and feet with black-painted shoes, ht. 6 in

Lot #: 1021

Estimate: US$200 - US$250

Date: 8 May 2014

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Victorian Black-painted Wicker Baby Carriage.Victorian Black-painted Wicker...

Victorian Black-painted Wicker Baby Carriage

Lot #: 1022

Estimate: US$100 - US$150

Date: 8 May 2014

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Seven Assorted Dolls and Teddy BearsSeven Assorted Dolls and Teddy Bears

Seven Assorted Dolls and Teddy Bears, a pair of Steiff Margaret Strong cinnamon mohair bride and groom teddy bears, 1980s, both with ear buttons and yellow ear tags, nos. 0155/36 and 0155/37, groom bear with wrist tags, bride bear with internal growler, ht. 14 1/2 in.; a brown mohair Steiff-type

Lot #: 1023

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 8 May 2014

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Large Wigged China Shoulder Head Doll and Three Other DollsLarge Wigged...

Large Wigged China Shoulder Head Doll and Three Other Dolls, brown painted eyes and eyebrows, red painted lips, brown wig, pate glued down, cloth body, kidskin arms, back of shoulder plate incised "#2 McCall," brown cotton and lace dress with purple-embroidered silk stomacher and inset panel, white

Lot #: 1024

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 8 May 2014

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Five Assorted DollsFive Assorted Dolls

Five Assorted Dolls, a Patti-Jene bisque googly-eyed girl doll, America, dated 1966, back of neck incised "Patti-Jene/66," with brown curly mohair wig with pale pink ribbons, fixed bright blue googly glass eyes with painted lashes, rosy cheeks, smiling mouth, articulated all-bisque body

Lot #: 1025

Estimate: US$150 - US$250

Date: 8 May 2014

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Three Steiff Plush Mohair AnimalsThree Steiff Plush Mohair Animals

Three Steiff Plush Mohair Animals, a pair of Margaret Strong yellow mohair fully jointed bears, 1980s, black embroidered noses and claws, with ear buttons and tags, both no. 0155/32, ht. 12, and an earlier unmarked tabby cat, with black-striped blonde mohair fur, green glass eyes, pink embroidered

Lot #: 1026

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 8 May 2014

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Dark-haired Sasha DollDark-haired Sasha Doll

Dark-haired Sasha Doll, Germany, c. 1960s, marked "Sasha Serie" within a circle to nape and within two circles to back, all vinyl with rooted dark brown hair, painted blue-gray eyes, closed mouth, pierced nostrils, jointed limbs, and original brown corduroy dress with matching bloomers, lacking

Lot #: 1027

Estimate: US$500 - US$700

Date: 8 May 2014

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Martha Chase-type Dutch Girl DollMartha Chase-type Dutch Girl Doll

Martha Chase-type Dutch Girl Doll, unmarked, with jointed stockinette body, oil-painted head with blue eyes, rosy cheeks, light brown hair, and pink lips, white cotton undergarments, white and purple gingham dress, white cotton apron and bonnet, and wooden clogs, (soiling, head coming loose from

Lot #: 1028

Estimate: US$200 - US$250

Date: 8 May 2014

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Group of DollsGroup of Dolls

Group of Dolls, including a Lenci character mascotte boy with wooden pig, c. 1930s, with brown painted eyes, expressive painted mouth, blonde mohair wig, original blue and black felt regional costume with faded red felt detailing and stocking cap, and wood and red felt tie-on shoes, with painted

Lot #: 1029

Estimate: US$250 - US$350

Date: 8 May 2014