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Dolls — Charles Leski Auctions Pty. Ltd.


Auction House:Charles Leski Auctions Pty. Ltd.
Number of lots recorded:13
Lots with images:13
Prices available:13

*** Slave doll (African American): c1850s female; cotton torso with combination filling, cotton dress, leather arms, lace petticoats, astrakhan wool hair, detachable velvet and ribbon hat 18 cm diameter. Height 58 cm. Exceptional ***
*** Slave doll (African American): c1850s male; cotton body, appliqued mouth, press stud eyes, heavy filling probably sawdust. Height 58 cm, these wider, heavier dolls often referred to as 'Doorstop Dolls' ***
*** Slave doll (African American): c1850s male; cotton body, woollen leggings, button eyes, real child's leather boots with attractive detailing. Height 47 cm ***
*** Slave doll (Caucasian): c1850s male; wearing a farm worker's costume - cotton body in blue check (gingham), filled with newspaper, real child's cotton socks and with corn cobs for arms. Height 66 cm ***
*** Slave doll (Caucasian): c1850s young girl; fine lace dress, cotton body, extremely fine silk boots, crocheted hair. Height 31 cm ***
*** Armand Marseille bisque 18' doll, (1894) Shoulder type (a shoulder head mould) on a stuffed kid body. In mint condition, dressed in original clothing and on a stand. A rare example in this condition. View to appreciate ***
*** A blacksmith-made childs doll cot and homemade embroidered mattress and pillow - ex Ballarat c1860s ***
*** A mid 19th century doll's cot ***
*** Armand Marseille doll, c1930 character doll with bisque head marked 'Armand Marseille, Germany, 400, A.O.M.' on reverse, sleep eyes, closed mouth, blonde wig, jointed composition body, dressed in mauve/black frock, overall 37 cm long. Fair/Good condition ***
*** Barbie Midge c1960-1962 dark hair bubble cut, in original black vinyl carrying case with stand and loads of clothes and accessories. Case somewhat used but doll and interior in fine condition ***
*** Barbie Midge c1960-1962 blond bubble cut, in original red vinyl carrying case with stand, extra wigs and loads of clothes and accessories. Case somewhat used but doll and interior in fine condition ***
*** Armand Marseille doll, c1928 newborn doll with bisque head marked 'A.M., Germany, 352' on reverse, glass eyes, and cloth body, overall 25 cm long. Fair/Good condition ***
*** Remains of collection: Dolls (4) including 1930s composition doll & 'Arcadia' sailor doll with related shipping items; Indian Motorcycles letter c1925. Good condition (10 items) ***

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