Rare Early-Model Italian Cloth Character Cossack Man by Lenci

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24" (61 cm.) Felt head with pressed and painted facial features portraying an adult man with strong characterization,prominent nose and chin,brown side-glancing eyes,grey eye shadow,lashes,closed mouth with firmly set lips,orange mohair wig,felt body with slender torso,exaggerated length limbs,separately stitched fingers except two index joined together. Condition: very good,costume is all original albeit a bit dusty and faded. Comments: Lenci,circa 1925. Value Points: very rare early model with wonderfully sculpted features,wearing original green felt tunic,black short trousers,tall kidskin boots,red felt coat with ammunition pockets,black lambswool cap.
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