7 . Automaton
14" (36 cm.) Felt swivel head with pressed and oil-painted facial features,dark brown side-glancing eyes,painted curly lashes,closed mouth,rosy cheeks,light brown mohair wig with side-curled braids,jointing at shoulders and hips. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: Lenci (two paper labels,one with ink note "BD 13" on reverse,and the other with label "Ciociara"). Comments: Lenci,circa 1940. Value Points: the doll wears her vibrant and fresh original felt costume from the Ciociara region of central Italy.