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Early Boxed German Paper Doll Set "The Masquerade"

Lot Number: 
24
Featuring four paper dolls (two men,two women) along with 17 theatre double-sided (back blank) costumes and 14 different heads with variations in coiffures and head-dress. The rich detail of the costumes is enhanced by egg wash lustre. Contained in original box,8" x 11",with three-language titles,decorative paper sides,embossed gilt edging,and a rich lithographed design on the lid featuring nine of the actual costumes. Marked "Bei F. Fechner in Guben". Printed in Excellent condition with slight roughness to base of dolls and minor edge wear on box. Germany,circa 1850.
Realized Price: 
$6,400
Presale Estimate: 
3500/5500