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    c. 1890

    each with beaded facial features and horsehair coiffure, wearing traditional beaded and fringed hide dress

    Lengths: 9 ½ and 10 1/2 inches

    Condition Report*: In overall good condition. Larger doll: Hide with moderate use, including moderate soiling. Traces of yellow pigment through out dress, as well as a small hole near the front bust area and a small hole in the back of skirt. Back has 1-3/8" x 5/8" brown stain. and several small brown vertical stains near side seam. Front has 1-3/8 x 1/2" brown stain in skirt. Silk waist ribbon faded and has green stain on bow. All beadwork appears in good to excellent condition, including decorative belt, four earrings, and beaded-end hair ties. Small section of wrist fringing discolored and one fringe loss. One hair tie with beaded end detached. Green cotton on bottom of mantle faded. Red cheek pigment faded. On top of boot under skirt in black ink the number "38" is written. There is also a dot of black ink on knee under skirt. Smaller doll: Hide with moderate use with some heavy soiling. An approx. 1/2" x 5/8" hole in back of hide legging. Some holes and an approx. ½" x ½" tear in skirt bottom. Beads loose.
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2007
    10th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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