London, South Kensington
25 October 2005
A Bartenstein wax over composition two-faced doll
smiling, with closed mouth and howling, both with blue glass eyes under a card hood with moulded composition blouse, the stuffed body with string-pull voice box and jointed wood and composition limbs, 1880s --15½in. (39cm.) high (one upper arm missing, neck and shoulders damaged)
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