Lot 3    

Two Comic African American Dolls,
2007, Toy & Advertising Sale, Jan 26 & 27
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 In Austria, 3.75" x 2" x 2.25" high, AND is a wooden Mammy Wilson Walkie with turned wooden head, legs and arms, wooden shoes in a heavy card stock, cone-shaped body in cotton gown and printed red bandanna with painted face, 4.5" tall. When set on smooth inclined surface the doll will walk down.

Condition:  
1st doll EXC, watermelon with slight scuffs, VG; 2nd child has written name on front of gown, else EXC.
Sold: $28.75
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