Decorative Arts & Design

September 19 — 24, 2020
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LOT 404

Lot 404

Set of Mickey and Minnie Mouse Cotton, Linen and Silk Dolls, c.1935

Set of Mickey and Minnie Mouse Cotton, Linen and Silk Dolls, c.1935
Lot 404 Details
Set of Mickey and Minnie Mouse Cotton, Linen and Silk Dolls, c.1935

Mickey wearing tan corduroy shorts with large mother-of-pearl buttons, Minnie with a red skirt over calico pantaloons, both dolls with tails and embroidered detailing
height 16 in — 40.6 cm

Estimate $200-$300

Realised: $780
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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Set of Mickey and Minnie Mouse Cotton, Linen and Silk Dolls, c.1935
  • Set of Mickey and Minnie Mouse Cotton, Linen and Silk Dolls, c.1935
  • Set of Mickey and Minnie Mouse Cotton, Linen and Silk Dolls, c.1935
Note:

The current lot may have been home made after a McCall's pattern introduced in 1932. The faces are linen, the clothes are cotton and the gloves and boots are silk.

CONDITION DETAILS

Both in substantially good condition with some fading and soiling.

LOT 404
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  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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