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Auction Description for James D. Julia: Important Toy, Doll & Advertising Auction
Viewing Notes:
Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday, June 18, 19 & 20, 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., Friday, June 21, 8:00-10:00 a.m.
Sale Notes:
This auction will include a diverse array of tin, cast iron and pressed steel toys, fine dolls, antique advertising, salesman samples, patent models, trains, coin-op, music machines, and more.

Important Toy, Doll & Advertising Auction

by James D. Julia


608 lots with images

June 21, 2013

Live Auction

203 Skowhegan Road

Fairfield, ME, 04937 USA

Phone: 207 453 7125

Fax: 207 453 2502

Email: loakes@jamesdjulia.com

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LOT OF THREE GERMAN BISQUE CHARACTER DOLLS.

Lot 3000: LOT OF THREE GERMAN BISQUE CHARACTER DOLLS.

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Description: Lot consists of a bisque Googly with head incised "254 A.M." with side glancing intaglio eyes, molded hair, smiling mouth, on five piece composition toddler body with molded and painted shoes; along with a pair of Gebruder Heubach dolls, the girl having a one piece head and torso, with molded orange headband, and separately strung bisque arms with fingers molded apart with separately strung bisque legs with molded and painted shoes and stockings. The boy has a one piece head and torso with molded and painted features, separately strung bisque arms with clenched hands, and separately strung bisque legs with molded and painted shoes and stockings. SIZE: All bisques: 8-1/2" (22cm). A.M.: 6" (15cm). CONDITION: Very good overall; sole of painted shoe on all bisque boy on left foot is not painted, however leg is original; fingernail mark on back of head of A.M. Googly. 1-12577

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LOVELY JUMEAU BEBE.

Lot 3001: LOVELY JUMEAU BEBE.

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Description: This socket head stamped in red "DEPOSE TETE JUMEAU Bte S.G.D.G." "11" She has large blue paperweight eyes, closed mouth with highlighted lips, pierced ears, with head attached by a coil spring to the original French fully jointed wood and composition body, which has on the back of the torso an oval paper label reading "BEBE JUMEAU diplome d' honneur". She is simply dressed in a light cotton and lace dress with original white cloth shoes stamped on the soles "11 BEBE JUMEAU Depose" In addition on one sole there is a paper label from the original retailer marked "NADAUD" She still has her original brown human hair wig over original cork pate. SIZE: 24" (61cm). CONDITION: Very nice bisque; Excellent body finish with original patina. Tear in seam on back of one shoe. 1-12583

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KESTNER HILDA TODDLER.

Lot 3002: KESTNER HILDA TODDLER.

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Description: Very nice example incised "H. Made in Germany. 12. 245. J.D.K. 1914. HILDA", with blue glass sleep eyes, wide open mouth with two upper teeth and separately molded tongue, on the original fully jointed wooden composition toddler body with diagonal hip joints, with fine original paint. She wears an antique pleated cotton and lace dress with wide collar, antique brown leather shoes, and a replacement blonde mohair wig over the original plaster pate. SIZE: 16" (41cm). CONDITION: Overall very good, with slight loss of color to the tip of the nose. 1-12648

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LARGE EJ JUMEAU.

Lot 3003: LARGE EJ JUMEAU.

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Description: Lovely bisque socket head incised "DEPOSE E. 14. J.", with large blue paperweight eyes, closed mouth with highlighted lips and slight space between the lips, pierced applied ears, on fully jointed unmarked French wooden composition body with straight wrists with excellent original patina. She is dressed in an antique white cotton cut work dress and a linen child's cape with oversized collar. The shoes are antique black leather and the wig is a dark human hair replacement over cork pate. SIZE: 31" (79cm). CONDITION: Overall very good; slight irregularity in left eye cut, which allows for one eye to bulge slightly more than the other. 1-12652

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EXTREMELY NICE SIMON & HALBIG ASIAN CHILD DOLL.

Lot 3004: EXTREMELY NICE SIMON & HALBIG ASIAN CHILD DOLL.

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Description: All of tinted bisque socket head incised "S & H 1199 Germany DEP 6", with brown glass sleep eyes and almond shaped eye sockets, open mouth with four upper teeth, pierced ears, well modeled double chin, mounted on the original fully jointed wood and composition body with original patina. She wears her original black mohair wig in upswept fashion, and has been appropriately redressed in a silk brocade two piece costume and well made shoes with raised platform soles. SIZE: 17" (43cm). CONDITION: Overall very good, with slight normal wear to the body. 1-12855

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ALL ORIGINAL KESTNER ASIAN BABY.

Lot 3005: ALL ORIGINAL KESTNER ASIAN BABY.

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Description: Tinted bisque socket head incised "F. Made in Germany. 10. 243 J.D.K", with brown glass sleep eyes in almond shaped eye cuts, with only painted upper lashes, multi stroke painted eyebrows, open mouth with two upper teeth and separately molded tongue, on the original five piece composition bent limb body with fine original paint. He wears an original colorful silk and brocade costume with matching hat and original dark human hair wig with long queue in back tied with colorful braids. SIZE: 13" (33cm). CONDITION: Excellent with slight wear to the wig. 1-12584

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LOVELY JUMEAU

Lot 3006: LOVELY JUMEAU "EJ BEBE".

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Description: Pressed bisque socket head incised "DEPOSE E5J", with amber paperweight eyes, closed mouth with slight space between the lips, finely painted eyelashes and eyebrows, pierced ears, attached to the original body by a coil spring. The original body with straight wrists and attached ball joints is stamped in blue "JUMEAU MEDAILLE D'OR PARIS". She has relatively pale bisque with slightly rouged cheeks and wears an antique blonde mohair wig over a cork pate and is dressed in an antique white cotton and lace dress, and black leather boots which button on the side (missing buttons). SIZE: 13-1/2" (34cm). CONDITION: Overall very good; body finish original with only slight typical wear. 1-12588

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PETITE FRENCH FASHION DOLL.

Lot 3007: PETITE FRENCH FASHION DOLL.

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Description: Unmarked bisque socket head with inset blue glass eyes, closed mouth with slight smile, pierced earlobes, multi-stroke eyebrows, mounted to a separate bisque shoulder plate, attached to an all white leather body with mitten style hands, gusset joints at the elbows, hips and knees. She wears her original blonde mohair wig with upswept braids over a cork pate, and wears an ankle length one piece walking dress made of a periwinkle taffeta with braid trim, matching hat and newer black cloth shoes. SIZE: 14" (35cm). CONDITION: Head and shoulders very good (extremely tiny, less than 1/8" red firing flaw at back neck socket). Body relatively firm considering its age, but shows typical discoloration and wear. 1-12979

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EXQUISITE ANDREAS VOIT PAPIER MACHE DOLL WITH ORIGINAL BOX.

Lot 3008: EXQUISITE ANDREAS VOIT PAPIER MACHE DOLL WITH ORIGINAL BOX.

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Description: Lovely all-original papier mache shoulder head doll with inset brown glass eyes, closed mouth with slight hint of a smile, painted upper and lower lashes and multi stroke eyebrows, painted black pate covered by the original human hair wig with finely coiled braids. She is on a firm white leather French body with narrow waist, well modeled hips, and wooden lower arms with separately carved thumbs. The costume appears original and is made out of peach gauze with lace trim, cloth flowers and a silk ribbon draping across the skirt with a matching ribbon around the neck. She has lovely white silk flat shoes with ribbons tied around the socks. She is contained within her original marked box. SIZE: 16" (41cm). CONDITION: Near excellent, especially considering age; one slight craze mark on forehead and a lesser one emitting from the outer corner of right eye. 1-12968

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SMALL E.J. JUMEAU WITH EXTRA CLOTHES AND ACCESSORIES.

Lot 3009: SMALL E.J. JUMEAU WITH EXTRA CLOTHES AND ACCESSORIES.

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Description: Pressed bisque head incised "DEPOSE E 4 J" with beautiful blue paperweight eyes, closed mouth with slight space between the lips, pierced ears on original early French wood and composition body with eight separate ball joints and stamped in blue on the torso "JUMEAU MEDAILLE D'OR PARIS". She is wearing an antique dark human hair wig over cork pate, a elaborate cotton and lace dress, antique dark cotton stockings and antique brown leather shoes with the "Keystone" logo on the soles. Among the additional items included in the small wooden trunk are a beautiful blue silk brocade and lace with darker blue outer coat with matching bonnet, a newer well made honey colored French human hair wig, a small miniature porcelain tea set, a perfume bottle, an antique photo in an oval frame, a whisk broom, a thimble and a button hook, a curling iron, an extra set of earrings, additional undergarments, an-all bisque doll, additional socks, cotton chemise. SIZE: 13" (33cm). CONDITION: Very good; slight additional color in mold lines on side of head. 1-12972

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EXTRAORDINARY PAIR 1850S ERA GLASS EYED PAPIER MACHE DOLLS.

Lot 3010: EXTRAORDINARY PAIR 1850S ERA GLASS EYED PAPIER MACHE DOLLS.

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Description: Exceptional couple dressed as Bride and Groom from the early 1850s with the girl having center part hairdo, with front of ears exposed and shoulder length hair in back with 12 vertical curls. She has a firm cloth body with thin white kid arms bent at the elbow with individually stitched fingers. The lace covered bridal costume is all original and she wears tiny fitted white leather shoes; at her waist is a corsage made of cloth flowers. The Bridegroom has short hair with wispy curls framing the forehead, extremely well painted showing all the comb marks; ears are exposed. He has a firm cloth body with white leather kid arms with separately stitched fingers and wears a two piece black wool tuxedo with short tails in back and six large buttons on the front of the jacket. He has a finely pleated white linen shirt with high collar and white silk tie as well as a heavy silk under vest. The shoes are antique black leather with tan soles with white cotton stockings. Also included is a fine period formal top hat. Both dolls have inset dark glass eyes. SIZE: Bridegroom 22" (55cm) (not including hat). Bride 20" (51cm). CONDITION: Very good to excellent especially considering age of the dolls. Bride has one minor paint chip in her left side. Slight deterioration to the bodice of the Bride's costume and undergarments. 1-12970

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EARLY STEIFF BEAR.

Lot 3011: EARLY STEIFF BEAR.

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Description: Charming early Steiff bear with button in left ear with "underscored f" mark. With large so-called shoe button eyes, brown stitched nose and mouth and claw delineators, with swivel neck, swivel arms and hips with hump on back and original felt pads. Bear has been in the same family since its original purchase in the early 1900s. SIZE: 19 1/2" (50cm). CONDITION: Overall dusty with a tear in the right center torso with some wear on the left side of snout. Slight fur loss throughout the body. Due to the brown stitched nose he likely was a white Steiff. 1-12958

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CHARMING VIGNETTE WITH ALL-BISQUE MINIATURE DOLLS IN SCHOOL ROOM SETTING.

Lot 3012: CHARMING VIGNETTE WITH ALL-BISQUE MINIATURE DOLLS IN SCHOOL ROOM SETTING.

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Description: Charming scene with 12 all bisque glass eyed dolls with four dolls each seated in long row desks with Edwardian era doll house doll as the teacher with a 13th child doll standing beside the blackboard. All is contained in an antique curved front glass showcase with oak frame with a brass plaque in front reading "J.RISWIG 208-210 RANDOLPH ST. CHICAGO". SIZE: Child dolls approximately 4" (10cm) each. Teacher 7" (18cm). Case is 9 1/2" (23cm) tall by 18" (46cm) across, 12" (31cm) deep. CONDITION: Very good to excellent. 1-12804

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5 MISCELLANEOUS ANTIQUE BISQUE DOLLS.

Lot 3013: 5 MISCELLANEOUS ANTIQUE BISQUE DOLLS.

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Description: Lot consists of a bisque head portrait of President McKinley with molded and painted features on a 5 piece composition body with molded and painted black boots; also is a bisque head portrait of George Washington riding a felt covered papier mache horse whose head comes off to allow the torso to store candy; also included is a Bye-lo baby with blue glass sleep eyes on the original cloth body with celluloid hands. In addition there is a brown bisque "1894 A.M." with stationary brown glass eyes, open mouth with four upper teeth, on a jointed wood and composition body with black human hair wig. Also is an all bisque Googly with blue glass stationary eyes glancing to the right, wearing original clothing, incised "292" SIZE: 13" (33cm)McKinley. 5" (13cm)Googly. CONDITION: Some wig pulls on President McKinley's painted hair, clothing probably replaced, slight irregularity at top of head of bisque Googly, most likely in the making procedure, other dolls all very good. 1-12802

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CLASSIC TETE JUMEAU BEBE.

Lot 3014: CLASSIC TETE JUMEAU BEBE.

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Description: Bisque head stamped in red "DEPOSE. TETE JUMEAU. Bte S.G. D.G. 11", having lovely large blue-grey paperweight eyes, pierced ears, well painted and highlighted closed mouth with slight space between the lips, multi stroke eyebrows and finely painted lashes, on the original wood and composition fully jointed body, stamped on body in blue "JUMEAU MEDAILLE D'OR PARIS", and also bearing a paper label marked "FRANCE". Across the torso is an original strip of leather with a screen in the back of the torso covering a non-functioning voice box. She wears a remade costume made of all antique materials and has a honey human hair replacement wig over the original cork pate. The socks are original, as are the shoes, however, both are missing the original leather soles. SIZE: 23-1/2" (59cm). CONDITION: Head very good; body has some typical wear and hands have been repainted. Stringing is loose. 1-12651

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PAIR UNMARKED FRENCH FASHION DOLLS ATTRIBUTED TO GAULTIER.

Lot 3015: PAIR UNMARKED FRENCH FASHION DOLLS ATTRIBUTED TO GAULTIER.

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Description: Pale bisque socket heads with lovely blue threaded paperweight eyes, closed smiling mouth, pierced earlobes, heads incised "2", mounted on separate bisque shoulder plate which is attached to a cloth body with brown leather forearms, with separately stitched fingers. There is a sewn joint at the hip and at the knee. They wear their original honey colored mohair wigs over cork pates, and antique navy blue wool dresses, white cotton stockings, and brown leather antique shoes with heels and buckles. SIZE: 14" (35cm). CONDITION: One doll is very good. The other doll's leather arms have disintegrated with stuffing dangling; also break on back of shoulder plate. 1-12929, 1-12930

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Lot 3016: 31" (76 CM) K*R 117 CHARACTER DOLL.

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Description: An exceptional K*R character with wonderful bisque, blue glass sleep eyes still retaining her original lashes, and appropriately dressed in her white mohair winter coat and matching bonnet. On the correct jointed composition body, which is in very fine original finish, this young lady has a fabulous expression on her face. She also retains her original blond mohair wig. One of the nicest and well modeled examples to come to the market in recent memory! This gal will stop you in your tracks when you gaze into her eyes. SIZE: 31" (76 cm) CONDITION: Very fine overall with some minute and minor, tiny wig chips that are not offensive or detrimental to the doll's value. 1-13149

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RARE IMPORTANT FRENCH FASHION DOLL WITH WOOD ARTICULATED BODY.

Lot 3017: RARE IMPORTANT FRENCH FASHION DOLL WITH WOOD ARTICULATED BODY.

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Description: Circa 1865, this lovely bisque socket head doll by Anqueuelle with character like face, with two tone blue glass eyes, multi stroke blonde eyebrows, well painted upper and lower lashes, pierced ears, nicely painted lips with V-shaped upper lip, mounted to a separate bisque shoulder plate with indentation at neckline, mounted to an all wooden body with joints at shoulders, elbows, wrists, hips, knees and ankles, and also having a swivel waist. On the front of torso there is original paper sticker from original toy shop, reading "AUX REVES de L'ENFANCE. JOUETS. Fque DE POUPEES. ARTICULEES. JEUX DE SOCIETE. CARTONNAGES. INSTRUCTIFS. 40, RUE DE RICHELIEU. PARIS." Wig is antique honey human hair over cork pate, with a band of cloth flowers. SIZE: 18" (47cm). CONDITION: Excellent; body finish appears original. With slight typical age peeling. 1-12971

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VERY PRETTY FASHION ATTRIBUTED TO GAULTIER.

Lot 3018: VERY PRETTY FASHION ATTRIBUTED TO GAULTIER.

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Description: Bisque socket head impressed "4" with light blue threaded glass eyes, nicely shaded lips on closed mouth, pierced earlobes, well painted lashes and multi-stroke brows, mounted to a separate bisque shoulder plate, which is in turn mounted to an all leather body. The arms are straight with mitten style hands, and although they have no gusset joints there is a slight bend at knee. She wears an antique blonde mohair wig over cork pate, and the dress consists of an antique emerald green silk top, and a long skirt made of slightly lighter green silk with floral embroidery. SIZE: 19" (48cm). CONDITION: Overall very good; slight speckling on cheeks. 1-12978

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SMALL UNMARKED FRENCH FASHION DALL.

Lot 3019: SMALL UNMARKED FRENCH FASHION DALL.

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Description: Pale bisque socket head incised "2/0", with tiny blue glass eyes, closed mouth with V shaped upper lip, pierced earlobes, multi stroke blonde eyebrows, mounted to separate bisque shoulder plate, which is in turn attached to a white kid leather body, whose arms have separately stitched fingers, and straight legs with slight bend at the knee but no gusset joint. She has the remnants of a pale brown mohair wig over a cork pate and wears a two piece red paisley walking dress with antique bonnet. Boots are homemade white leather, which are in poor condition. SIZE: 12-1/2" (32cm). CONDITION: Overall good with typical soil and wear to body. 1-12975

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LOVELY ANTIQUE FRENCH FASHION HEAD AND SHOULDER PLATE.

Lot 3020: LOVELY ANTIQUE FRENCH FASHION HEAD AND SHOULDER PLATE.

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Description: Unmarked early French fashion doll head and shoulder head with separate bisque shoulder, widely attributed to Bru. She has lovely blue paperweight eyes, closed smiling mouth, pierced earlobes, and lovely pale bisque. She is on a cloth body with bisque forearms, either an old German cloth body with bisque hands, or even possibly an old modern replacement. SIZE: 16-1/2" (42cm). CONDITION: Bisque parts are of highest quality; excess plaster in head, so eyes possibly reset, but nevertheless eyes are original. 1-12976

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VERY PRETTY JUMEAU BEBE.

Lot 3021: VERY PRETTY JUMEAU BEBE.

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Description: Poured bisque head, stamped "DEPOSE TETE JUMEAU", also incised "10", with lovely blue paperweight eyes, closed mouth with slight space between the lips, pierced ears, on the original wood and composition fully jointed French body, with oval paper label reading "BEBE JUMEAU Diplome d'honeur". She has been appropriately redressed in a two piece ivory silk skirt with midnight blue jacket, blue lace and braid trim. She wears replacement white leather shoes and a honey color replacement human hair wig. SIZE: 22" (56cm). CONDITION: Good quality bisque, however there is a very faint hairline crack on left side of forehead; body shows normal wear with some minor repaint on hands. 1-12653

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EXTREMELY LOVELY JUMEAU BEBE.

Lot 3022: EXTREMELY LOVELY JUMEAU BEBE.

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Description: Head stamped in red "DEPOSE TETE JUMEAU Bte S.D.G.E. 8" with dramatic large blue paperweight eyes, finely painted eyelashes and multi-stroke eyebrows, closed mouth, pierced ears, on full jointed wooden composition body with walking mechanism. Covering the lower torso and upper legs is a band of white kid leather. She has been appropriately redressed in a cotton floral print with lace trim and wears an antique brown human hair over original cork pate. SIZE: 20" (51cm) CONDITION: Old break and reglue behind left ear. Damage does not in anyway affect her facial features. 1-12977

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LOVELY JUMEAU BEBE WITH EXCEPTIONAL CLOTHING.

Lot 3023: LOVELY JUMEAU BEBE WITH EXCEPTIONAL CLOTHING.

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Description: Pale bisque socket head with red stamp "DEPOSE TETE JUMEAU Bte S.G.D.G. 9" with lovely pale bisque, large dramatic blue eyes and well painted lashes and brows, closed mouth with delicately shaded lips, pierced ears, attached to the original fully jointed French wood and composition body with straight wrists which is stamped on the torso in blue "JUMEAU MEDAILLE D'OR PARIS". She has her original blond mohair wig over cork pate. Maroon bead earrings, original pale green socks and pale green silk shoes which are stamped on the soles "9 PARIS DEPOSE". The costume is maroon brocade with pale green pleated silk panels, antique lace and pale bluish green braid. Pictured in "The Encyclopedia of French Dolls, Vol. I" by Francois & Danielle Theimer. SIZE: 20" (51cm) CONDITION: Excellent, clothing in wonderful condition considering age of the doll. 1-12969

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VERY ATTRACTIVE OPEN MOUTH JUMEAU BEBE.

Lot 3024: VERY ATTRACTIVE OPEN MOUTH JUMEAU BEBE.

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Description: This socket head embossed "10" with lovely blue paperweight eyes, open mouth with six upper teeth, pierced ears, well painted lashes and brows, mounted to the original fully joined French wood and composition body. She has been appropriately redressed navy blue organdy like material with embroidered design, wears a replacement dark blond human hair wig over hard composition pate, a lovely antique silk brocade bonnet, and antique camel colored oil cloth shoes. SIZE: 23" (58cm) CONDITION: Old faint hairline running in a semi circle behind left ear. There is no damage to the facial features.  Body has some typical age wear and repaint to the hands and fingers. 1-12650

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PETITE STEINER BEBE.

Lot 3025: PETITE STEINER BEBE.

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Description: Bisque socket head incised "J. STEINER Bte SGDG PARIS Fre A 3", having blue glass eyes, closed mouth with full lips, multi-stroke eyebrows and finely painted lashes, pierced ears, on original composition Steiner body, with joints at the shoulders, elbows and hips. On the back of the torso is a paper label of a girl carrying a French flag. She has been re-costumed in a red velvet dress with lace sleeves and wears a dark human hair wig over cork pate, as well as newer black leather shoes. SIZE: 10" (25cm). CONDITION: Loss of color on nose tip; arms in proportion, but are most likely antique German replacements. 1-12980

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1907 JUMEAU.

Lot 3026: 1907 JUMEAU.

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Description: Head incised "1907 10", with stationary brown glass eyes, open mouth with six upper teeth, well painted lashes and brows, pierced ears, on original fully jointed French wooden composition body, appropriately dressed in brown silk and antique lace, and wearing a replacement human hair wig over cork pate, and antique black leather shoes. SIZE: 22-1/2" (56cm). CONDITION: Bisque head very good with nice even color, body finish scrubbed, hands repainted. 1-12644

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OPEN MOUTH JUMEAU WALKING DOLL.

Lot 3027: OPEN MOUTH JUMEAU WALKING DOLL.

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Description: Bisque socket head incised "7" and stamped in red "TETE JUMEAU", with open mouth and six molded upper teeth, beautiful blue paperweight eyes, finely painted upper and lower lashes as well as evenly arched multi stroke eyebrows, on a French composition body with jointed elbows and wrist, and straight legs that when turned the head moves from side to side. She wears an antique brown human hair wig over heavy composition pate, and has been re-costumed in a plum colored knee length silk dress with antique lace trim and silk bonnet with cloth flowers. SIZE: 19" (48cm). CONDITION: Condition of head is very good; some typical paint flaking on the hands, and possible repainting of the legs. 1-12646

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DOOR OF HOPE BRIDE & GROOM.

Lot 3028: DOOR OF HOPE BRIDE & GROOM.

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Description: Desirable pair of exceptional quality with carved and painted wooden heads and wooden spoon arms. Wearing elaborate costumes - with the bride in Chinese red silk with elaborate floral embroidery, pink and green tassels on both sides of the skirt. Fancy headdress and red silk shoes. Groom's outer costume is deep purple silk with an embroidered panel of flowers in the center as well as the back and a black silk hat with red thread resembling feathers. SIZE: Groom is 11-1/2" (29cm) t. Bride is 11" (28cm) t. CONDITION: Excellent with almost no fading and extremely bright colors to the costume.††Bride retains her original Kimport tag. 1-12297

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DOOR OF HOPE AMAH & BABY.

Lot 3029: DOOR OF HOPE AMAH & BABY.

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Description: Amah has wooden swivel head with carved and painted features, wears traditional Chinese costume with baby strapped and tied to her back. SIZE: 11" (28cm) t. CONDITION: Good, however some darkening of wooden faces and some staining and soiling to costume, especially to trousers. 1-12227

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EARLY STEIFF FELT CAT.

Lot 3030: EARLY STEIFF FELT CAT.

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Description: A charming early 20th century Steiff feline with inset shoe button eyes. In remarkable original condition, and still retaining its Steiff button in ear. A most appealing animal. Previous owner had sewn cat to an embroidery hoop for display and remnants of newer thread is visible on underside of cat, but this is reversible and does not detract. SIZE: 4-1/2" h. CONDITION: Overall very fine to near mint with virtually no soiling and/or moth holes to felt. Pink ribbon appears to be added at a later point in time. 1-12643

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GOLD MOHAIR TEDDY BEAR.

Lot 3031: GOLD MOHAIR TEDDY BEAR.

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Description: Charming gold mohair bear with shoe button style eyes, black stitched nose and mouth, swivel neck and articulation at the shoulders and hips. Maker and exact age unknown. Pads appear to be original and legs are quite straight. SIZE: 10 1/2" (26cm). CONDITION: Very good with slight normal age wear. 1-12934

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LOT OF 2 ANTIQUE FRENCH BISQUE DOLLS.

Lot 3032: LOT OF 2 ANTIQUE FRENCH BISQUE DOLLS.

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Description: The larger of the two dolls had head incised "DEP 8" with blue glass sleep eyes, open mouth with four top teeth, lower painted lashes and silk upper lashes, enameled modeled eyebrows, on her original fully jointed French wood and composition body and original honey colored human hair wig over her composition pate. She has been well redressed and has nice leather shoes, which are most likely original. Along with a JUMEAU incised "1907 6" with brown glass sleep eyes, painted upper and lower eyelashes and nicely painted brows, open mouth with six upper teeth, on the original French wood and composition fully jointed body. She wears a replacement brown human hair wig over cork pate and has been well redressed in a colorful floral print dress and sunhat. Shoes are white oil cloth, possibly original. SIZE: 20" (51cm) DEP 16 1/2" (42cm) 1907. CONDITION: Overall very good, however, some repair and repaint on hands of both dolls. 1-12982

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FRENCH SEMI-MECHANICAL WALKING DOLL.

Lot 3033: FRENCH SEMI-MECHANICAL WALKING DOLL.

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Description: Very pretty bisque incised "DEP10", thought to be made for the French market by Simon & Halbig, with large blue glass sleep eyes, lower painted lashes and silk upper lashes, open smiling mouth with four upper teeth, and pierced ears. On French wooden composition body, straight legs and feet with tiny wheels on the bottom. There is a keywind mechanism in the torso and when wound the doll moves slowly across the floor. However, at this time the mechanism is inoperative. SIZE: 23" (56cm). CONDITION: Head very good, hands repainted. 1-12974

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SMALL FRENCH BISQUE BEBE.

Lot 3034: SMALL FRENCH BISQUE BEBE.

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Description: Bisque socket head incised "EDEN BEBE 6 PARIS", with inset blue glass eyes, closed mouth with slight smile, one stroke eyebrows, mounted on a French composition five piece body, with joints at shoulder and hips. She has been redressed in 1890s style pink silk and lace dress and wears an old black human hair wig and French bonnet, well coordinated with the dress. SIZE: 13-1/2" (34cm). CONDITION: Some splits in composition of the body; black speck on side of nose, and old faint hairline running from right side of forehead down the cheek and under the chin. 1-12645

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LARGE GERMAN CHILD BISQUE DOLL.

Lot 3035: LARGE GERMAN CHILD BISQUE DOLL.

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Description: Head incised "HANDWERCK Germany HALBIG" with brown glass sleep eyes open mouth with four upper teeth, pierced ears on a fully jointed German wood and composition body, wearing antique undergarments and antique child's dress (poor condition). She wears a replaced brown human hair wig and antique children's shoes which button on the side. SIZE: 31" (79cm). CONDITION: Some typical wear to the body especially on hands. 1-13125

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FRENCH BISQUE BEBE, POSSIBLY BY DELACROIX.

Lot 3036: FRENCH BISQUE BEBE, POSSIBLY BY DELACROIX.

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Description: Petite French child doll incised "PARIS 3", with closed mouth, inset blue glass paperweight eyes, painted upper and lower lashes with thick multi stroke dark eyebrows, on the original fully articulated French wood and composition body. She has been well re-costumed in antique lace dress with inset blue ribbon insertions. The wig is antique blonde mohair over a cork pate, and shoes are antique dark leather with burgundy rosettes. SIZE: 13" (33cm). CONDITION: Small eye repair in outer corner of right eye socket; some speckling to the bisque cheeks and some old repaint and repair to several fingers. 1-12800

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EXTREMELY LARGE FRENCH CHILD DOLL.

Lot 3037: EXTREMELY LARGE FRENCH CHILD DOLL.

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Description: Life size companion doll incised "1907 16" with fixed blue-gray paperweight eyes, open mouth with six upper teeth on original French fully jointed wood and composition body. Appropriately redressed as an early 20th Century girl. She wears a honey colored human hair wig over replaced composition pate and very nice white leather children's shoes. SIZE: 34" (86cm). CONDITION: Overall good with minor color loss at nose tip and slight unevenness to cheeks. As is typical with this period French doll there is some flaking and repaint to the body most noticeably at the hands. 1-12338

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LOT OF 5 GERMAN BISQUE BABY AND BOY DOLLS.

Lot 3038: LOT OF 5 GERMAN BISQUE BABY AND BOY DOLLS.

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Description: Largest is incised "K & H 166-10" made by Kley and Hahn with closed mouth, blue glass sleep eyes, molded and painted hair, on fully jointed German chubby toddler body with diagonal hip joints; also is a slightly smaller version of the same doll "K & H 166-9" with blue glass sleep eyes, closed mouth, molded and painted hair, with 5 piece composition bent limb body; another large baby is incised "K & R Simon & Halbig 126 46" with open mouth and two upper teeth, separate tongue, blue glass sleep eyes which also flirt from side to side, on original 5 piece bent limb composition body, wearing period clothing and original brown human hair wig. In addition there is a "Kaiser Baby" incised "K & R 100 36" with all molded and painted features on a German 5 piece bent limb body (not a K & R body). Smaller doll is a Bye-lo Baby on original cloth body with celluloid hands, blue glass sleep eyes. SIZE: 20 1/2" (52cm) K & H Toddler 11" (28cm) Bye-lo. CONDITION: Very good, slight typical age wear to bodies with K & R 100 having a slight loss of color to one cheek and nose tip. 1-12641

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LOT OF 2 SMALL ALL-BISQUE DOLLS.

Lot 3039: LOT OF 2 SMALL ALL-BISQUE DOLLS.

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Description: The smaller doll has a one piece head and torso with inset glass eyes, a closed mouth, and separately strung arms and legs. She wears a simple period white dress with ribbon trim and a black mohair wig with braids. She is contained in a good quality dark blue leather trunk with brass handle and fittings. Also contained in the trunk are an extra dress, a play doll, a purse, a necklace with a crucifix, a comb, a mirror, and a bouquet of cloth flowers. Also included is a small quality all bisque doll with glass sleep eyes original blond mohair wig and period costume, one piece head and torso with separately strung arms and legs with molded and painted shoes and stockings. SIZE: 4 1/2" (12cm) tall. Trunk is 5 1/2" (14cm) by 3 1/2" (9cm) tall by 3 1/2" (12cm) deep. CONDITION: First doll very good. Larger doll has significant chips at the top of the legs. 1-12585

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2 GERMAN BISQUE DOLLS.

Lot 3040: 2 GERMAN BISQUE DOLLS.

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Description: The larger is a child doll incised "979 16" with brown glass sleep eyes, open mouth with two upper square teeth and one lower square tooth with protruding ears and deep dimple in chin. She is on a heavy wood and composition body with straight wrists and additional loose balls at the elbows and knees. She wears an old white cotton and lace dress a replaced brown human hair wig and antique black leather children's shoes; along with a bisque head baby doll incised "Germany 971 A.6 M." She has blue glass sleep eyes and open mouth with two upper teeth and is on a five piece composition bent limb baby body and wears an antique baby gown (frail) and a replacement long human hair wig. SIZE: 29" (73cm). 16" (49cm). CONDITION: Bisque heads very good; composition bodies have slight typical age wear. 1-12578

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LOT OF 3 BISQUE HEAD DOLLS.

Lot 3041: LOT OF 3 BISQUE HEAD DOLLS.

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Description: Largest doll in peach colored dress is incised "109 Handwerck" and has blue glass sleep eyes, an open mouth with four upper teeth, and is on the original fully jointed wood and composition body with Momma-Poppa pull strings in torso. She wears an Edwardian period young ladies dress and has a replaced human hair wig and newer shoes. Also included is an "AM 390" with stationary brown glass eyes, open mouth with teeth and a wood and composition body with elongated upper legs. Smallest doll is incised "S.F.B.J 60 PARIS" with dark brown glass sleep eyes, open mouth with four upper teeth on a fully jointed wood and composition French body with diagonal hip joints. SIZE: 19 1/2" (50cm). 15 1/2" (39cm). CONDITION: Good to very good; S.F.B.J. doll has uneven color and speckling in the bisque. 1-12981

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LOT OF 4 GERMAN BISQUE HEAD CHILD DOLLS.

Lot 3042: LOT OF 4 GERMAN BISQUE HEAD CHILD DOLLS.

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Description: The largest is in a rose colored dress is incised "Handwerck" and has brown glass sleep eyes and open mouth with four upper teeth and a full jointed wood and composition body. In addition are three shoulder head dolls; the one in the flowered dress has a closed mouth a solid dome head, blue glass stationary eyes and is on a leather body with bisque forearms. In the magenta velvet dress is a shoulder head Kestner with brown glass sleep eyes, open mouth with teeth on a leather body with bisque forearms. In addition is a turned shoulder head with fixed blue glass eyes, an open mouth with four upper teeth, on a jointed leather body with bisque forearms and wearing an elaborate costume with green top and red lace covered skirt and elaborate bonnet with feathers. SIZE: 22" (56cm) Handwerck 17" (44cm) Kestner. CONDITION: Handwerck's body has been partially re-painted; wig not removed as it is glued tightly to the head. No damage noted on the three shoulder dolls other than just normal age wear. Turned shoulder head roughness on fingertips on right hand. 1-12983

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ALL ORIGINAL GERMAN WAX DOLL.

Lot 3043: ALL ORIGINAL GERMAN WAX DOLL.

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Description: Wax shoulder head with blue glass sleep eyes, closed mouth, painted upper and lower lashes and one stroke eyebrows, wearing original blonde mohair wig with long braid draping down the back, on a firmly stuffed cloth body with bisque forearms, and body having sewn joints at the hips and knees. She wears an elaborate European regional costume, probably Swiss, with black lace hat and criss-crossed chains on the bodice, the original flat shoes are black oil cloth with brass buckles. SIZE: 21" (53cm). CONDITION: Appears very good. However, top of costume is sewn around the shoulder plate, making it impossible to fully inspect the shoulder. After cursory examination one cannot feel any breaks when touching it. 1-12856

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PAIR OF ALL ORIGINAL ARMAND MARSEILLES BABIES.

Lot 3044: PAIR OF ALL ORIGINAL ARMAND MARSEILLES BABIES.

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Description: Both dolls are incised "A.M. 990", and appear to be of identical size, one with blue sleep eyes, the other with brown sleep eyes, both have open mouths with two upper teeth, dark mohair wigs which are firmly glued to the head. SIZE: 9" (23cm). CONDITION: The condition of the clothing is outstanding considering the age of the dolls. Although wigs cannot be removed as they are glued to the heads, no obvious problems are noted. 1-12973

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ELABORATE LATE VICTORIAN ERA BISQUE FIGURE.

Lot 3045: ELABORATE LATE VICTORIAN ERA BISQUE FIGURE.

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Description: Large and detailed figure of young girl seated at her high chair attempting to put a bib around her puppy. Molded to the tray area of the chair is an oval shaped dish with gold encrusted spoon. Overall detail is superb with realistic modeling features. Maker unknown but possibly by Carl Scheider. SIZE: 12" (31cm)tall. CONDITION: Very good with miniscule firing crack on right side of base extending about a half inch inside of the figure. 1-13130

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RED RIDING HOOD DOLL.

Lot 3046: RED RIDING HOOD DOLL.

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Description: American pressed cloth mask face doll on cloth body, most likely from the firm of Bruckner. Clothing appears original with pink cotton dress and one piece red hat and cape. SIZE: 13" (33cm). CONDITION: Overall good, with slight soil; perhaps originally had some sort of wig or at least tufts of hair that are no longer present. 1-12587

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MECHANICAL MAX AND MORITZ STORE WINDOW DISPLAY.

Lot 3047: MECHANICAL MAX AND MORITZ STORE WINDOW DISPLAY.

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Description: Comical German figures Max and Moritz half figures with composition or papier mache heads, cloth hands standing in front of a simulated fence. Piece is electrified and when operating they alternately bob up and down. Most likely German from the 1940s. Still has European wiring, however a sophisticated adapter is included to allow operation by U.S. wiring. SIZE: Figures stand 23" (56cm) when in most upright position. Fencing is 23" (56cm) across and is 7" (18cm)deep. CONDITION: Overall very good with some very minor typical wear. 1-13120

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TWO GERMAN GOOGLY DOLLS.

Lot 3048: TWO GERMAN GOOGLY DOLLS.

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Description: 1) Incised "Demalcol Germany", has a closed smiling mouth with deep dimples, blue glass stationary eyes looking to right and mounted on a five piece all bisque toddler body with incised markings on the inside of the legs "126-23". 2) Reproduction all bisque doll incised "163/10". SIZE: 9" (23cm) and 12" (31cm) respectively. CONDITION: Overall very good. 1-12358

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LOT OF TWO REPRODUCTION GOOGLIES.

Lot 3049: LOT OF TWO REPRODUCTION GOOGLIES.

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Description: Both are well made replicas of the ever popular Kestner 221 Googly mold. The larger of the two, in the brown dress, is signed "1975 Repro. Butler". They have stationary side glancing eyes, new composition toddler type bodies, and wear age appropriate clothing. SIZE: Larger doll, brown dress: 12" (31cm). Rose colored dress: 10" (26cm) CONDITION: Very good. 1-12801

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