Lot 15    

Tin Head & Ideal Composition Doll,
2007, Toy & Advertising Sale, Jan 26 & 27
lot of 2, includes 12" tall with solid dome with molded and painted reddish-blonde hair, painted blue eyes with composition body with molded and painted uniform, jointed arms with sergeant stripes and legs, marked on back with Ideal in diamond. This doll was made by the Ideal Novelty & Toy Co., Brooklyn, N.Y. between 1917-18 and was called the Liberty Boy doll, AND a tin head shoulder plate child doll in original polychrome painted finish, blonde hair, blue eyes and closed mouth, unmarked on oil cloth body with bisque lower arms, in period, likely original dress with white lace trim, 16" high.

Condition:  
1st some ware to finish and lacking hat, VG-; 2nd some paint loss on face and fading of outfit, VG-.
Sold: $180.00
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Printer's Chromolithographed Proof for <i>Hoffman House Cigars</i>,
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<i>Ward's Lemon Crush</i> Syrup Dispenser,
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German <i>Toonerville Trolley</i> Tin Penny Toy,
Lot # 241 - German Toonerville Trolley Tin Penny Toy,
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<i>Heinrich Handwerk, Simon & Halbig</i> Bisque Socket Head Doll,
Lot # 28 - Heinrich Handwerk, Simon & Halbig Bisque Socket Head Doll,
36" tall, with blue sleep eyes, open mouth with 4 upper teeth, pierced ears and original blonde wig, marked on back of head Germany Heinrich Handwerk, Simon & Halbig 7-1/2, on jointed composition body, fully dressed in period white lace gown with beaded handbag. > Item Details
<i>Heinrich Handwerck/Simon Halbig</i> Bisque Socket Head Child Doll with Real Eyebrows,
Lot # 38 - Heinrich Handwerck/Simon Halbig Bisque Socket Head Child Doll with Real Eyebrows,
with blue glass fixed eyes, open mouth with 5 upper teeth, pierced ears, original blonde wig and eyebrows, marked on back of head Germany/Heinrich Handwerck/Simon Halbig/5 1/2, dressed in soiled and tattered undergarment, 26" tall. > Item Details
Two <i>Ernst Heubach</i> Bisque Shoulder Plate Child Dolls,
Lot # 94 - Two Ernst Heubach Bisque Shoulder Plate Child Dolls,
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Scarce Papier-Mâché <i>Avalon Farms Hog-Tone</i> Advertising Pig,
Lot # 576 - Scarce Papier-Mâché Avalon Farms Hog-Tone Advertising Pig,
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Postal Telegraph Unit from 1913,
Lot # 567 - Postal Telegraph Unit from 1913,
lot includes the original transformer in cast iron and brass and the original key pad in steel and brass, both mounted in a mahogany and Plexiglas case, 8.5" x 9.5" x 5" high. > Item Details
<i>J. & E. Stevens Horse Drawn Delivery Wagon</i> Tin Toy,
Lot # 305 - J. & E. Stevens Horse Drawn Delivery Wagon Tin Toy,
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Maxfield Parrish <i>General Electric</i> Wooden Counter Display Figure,
Lot # 584 - Maxfield Parrish General Electric Wooden Counter Display Figure,
ca 1920's, fully ball jointed with drum major's baton, helmet with gold, red and black, decal with GE emblem and General Electric Radio, original polychrome painted with oil cloth belt and chin strap, marked on underside of left foot with partial polychrome decal with child's head and Art Quality Ca... > Item Details
<i>Dove Ice Cream</i> Tray & Ephemera,
Lot # 562 - Dove Ice Cream Tray & Ephemera,
lot of 5, includes rectangular chromolithographed tin tray with silver stemware of ice cream on tray with spoon, strawberries in background and panel with Dove Brand Ice Cream Delightfully Velvety, 11.5" x 17.5" x 1.25" high, PLUS a 20th century copy photograph of fleet of trucks and drivers of the ... > Item Details
Two Comic African American Dolls,
Lot # 3 - Two Comic African American Dolls,
includes a cello baby doll of African descent, with painted black eyes, closed mouth and molded hair, bent string jointed limbs marked on back with floral design with initials on interior and Japan, 3.4" tall, housed in its original chromolithographed 2-part card stock molded watermelon, marked Made... > Item Details
Exceptional <i>Steiff</i> Nine Inch Jointed Teddy Bear,
Lot # 189 - Exceptional Steiff Nine Inch Jointed Teddy Bear,
ca 1920 with brown blown glass eyes, embroidered mouth, nose and claws, tan felt pads on feet and mohair body, fully jointed with humped back and seam up center of back. > Item Details
Uncatalogued Lot: Victorian Doll Trunk Full of Doll Clothing,
Lot # 379 - Uncatalogued Lot: Victorian Doll Trunk Full of Doll Clothing,
to be sold as an uncatalogued lot. No further description will be provided. > Item Details
German <i>Merry-Go-Round</i> Tin Penny Toy,
Lot # 281 - German Merry-Go-Round Tin Penny Toy,
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<i>Munyon's Homoeopathic Remedies</i> Oak Cabinet,
Lot # 572 - Munyon's Homoeopathic Remedies Oak Cabinet,
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<i>Jewel Range Jr.</i> Cast Iron Salesman Sample Cook Stove,
Lot # 478 - Jewel Range Jr. Cast Iron Salesman Sample Cook Stove,
by Detroit Stove Works, black finish, with embossed decoration with all working parts, 19" x 9" x 16" high. > Item Details
<i>U.S. Automatic Pencil Sharpener</i>,
Lot # 444 - U.S. Automatic Pencil Sharpener,
tin, steel and cast iron in original black painted finish, mounted on original wood block base, quite unusual exposed cutting wheel with pencil feed at top, decal on side reading in part U.S. Automatic Pencil Sharpener...Chicago, Ill...,, embossed on tin Keep Oil Cup Filled with sliding box for shav... > Item Details
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