Lot No. 103
English possible Meech Wax Child c1870-80s poured wax shoulderhead 22” (56cm). Inserted spiral threaded blue glass eyes, downcast closed wide mouth with shaped peak red accents. Blonde human strand inserted hair tied under the bonnet at back. Cloth-shaped original body with poured wax arms and legs, joined fingers and separate thumbs, detailed toes, tipped left big toe. Metal eyelets to attach shoulder head to the body have green around. Blue silk antique dress with ruffle and bow trims, melting in several places. Straw bonnet with matching trim and, inner rose crown around the head, antique petticoats, and pantaloons.
$900 – $1,200