A Lenci felt doll
Lot 5002
A Lenci felt doll
Sold for US$ 1,875 inc. premium
Lot Details
A Lenci felt doll
Italian, circa 1930, the pressed felt swivel head with painted facial features, blonde curly mohair wig, blue side-glancing eyes, curly upper lashes, accented nostrils, jointed at shoulders and hips; wearing a blue felt top with a white collar, red shorts, and laced shoes.

Height 17in

Saleroom notices

  • Please note: this doll lacks shoes.
Activities
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