Lot No. 104

Lot 104.

English Poured Wax child c1870s attributed to Herbert John Meech. Tilted and turned shoulder head 23″ (58cm). Inserted blue glass spiral threaded eyes, rose pink wide closed mouth with defined features, sculptured nose and ears. Strand inserted shoulder length brown human hair. sculptured eyelids and feathered brows. Cloth shaped kapok fill body with poured wax forearms, lower legs with one needing thread re-attached, detailed fingers and toes. Antique melting gold silk dress has fitted bodice. Layers of antique undergarments, pink socks, black leather shoes, beautiful tranquil child face.

$900 – $1,500