Lot No. 129
German Wax over Lady with molded hair c1890, 23″ (58cm). Wax over plaster scarce shoulder head lady. Inserted cobalt blue enamel eyes, long arched stroke brows, Patrician nose with minor wax tip, closed mouth missing most lippy, rose blush cheeks. Superb deep molded brown upswept hair to braided wagon wheel bun at back. Cloth kapok fill cotton body with original carved wood arms and lower feet, painted black pointy long boots with right tipped. Original dual petticoats and pantaloons, pink organdy long ball dress with antique lace and fringe trim. Ex museum and some ownership details attached to petticoat.
$400 – $550