Rare Bru Jne R mechanical walking Bebe, size 11, circa 1880
Lot 116
Rare Bru Jne R mechanical walking Bebe, size 11, circa 1880
Sold for £1,500 (US$ 2,428) inc. premium

Auction 21746:
Fine Dolls

20 May 2014 14:00 BST

Oxford
Lot Details
Rare Bru Jne R mechanical walking Bebe, size 11, circa 1880
Rare Bru Jne R mechanical walking Bebe, size 11, circa 1880
The pale pressed bisque head with fixed brown glass eyes, finely painted lashes and feather brows, closed mouth with slightly parted lips, pierced ears and original cork pate with long light brown wig in ringlets, the composition body with working walking mechanism, key wind, stop/start lever, and bisque lower arms, wearing original light green dress with black velvet ribbon trim, straw bonnet, socks and leather shoes, incised Bru.Jne.R, 11, (restoration to head and five fingers, minute flake to left eye), 64cm (25in) tall.
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