WAX DOLLS PRICE GUIDE

  • Poured Wax Doll Poured Wax Doll

    Poured Wax Doll

    Poured Wax Doll, possibly English, with wax shoulder head, arms, and legs, inset blue glass eyes, molded facial features, set-in wig and eyebrows, cloth body, and pink printed cotton dress, (some mild deformation to facial features, right foot detached but present), ht. 21 in.

    Sold for $98 in the US

  • A RARE AND EARLY POURED WAX MINIATURE LADY DOLL, ENGLISH CIRCA 1730 A RARE AND EARLY POURED WAX MINIATURE LADY DOLL, ENGLISH CIRCA 1730

    A RARE AND EARLY POURED WAX MINIATURE LADY DOLL, ENGLISH CIRCA 1730

    With black bead eye, painted features and brown hair, swivel-head and on a carved wooden torso, wax arms and wearing original green, yellow and red striped linen paper-backed dress with rust and black geometric patterned front and bodice with paper buttons, metal thread applied bonnet and holding her basket, (lacks left eye), 10cm (4in) tall.

    Sold for £4,750 in the UK

  • A POURED WAX CHILD DOLL A POURED WAX CHILD DOLL

    German Doll House Doll

    A poured wax child doll with fixed brown eyes, inset short brown hair, cloth body, wax limbs and whitework frock -- 14in. (36cm.) high, with F. Aldiss oval stamp on the body advertising Dolls, Toys and Games, of 11,19 & 13 Belgrave Mansions S.W.; and a wax-headed doll with painted eyes, remains of inset hair, cloth body and wax limbs dressed as a baby -- 7½in. (19cm.) high

    Sold for £564 in the UK

  • EARLY WAX OVER COMPOSITION 16 INCH DOLL EARLY WAX OVER COMPOSITION 16 INCH DOLL

    EARLY WAX OVER COMPOSITION 16 INCH DOLL

    Sold for $165.00 in the US

  • GERMAN WAX FASHION LADY DOLL GERMAN WAX FASHION LADY DOLL

    Late 19th century wooden peg dolls, painted hair and face and jointed limbs, two dolls, 32cm long and one doll, 10cm, possibly Dutch

    Unusual doll with wax shoulder head mounted to cloth body with wax lower arms and composition lower legs, molded and painted boots with higher heels, she has inset blue glass eyes, platinum mohair wig in late 1900 era style with burgundy velvet dress with train in back. 23" (58 cm).

    Sold for $413 in the US

  • Rare and early English poured wax shoulder-head doll, circa 1868 Rare and early English poured wax shoulder-head doll, circa 1868

    Rare and early English poured wax shoulder-head doll, circa 1868

    With fixed blue glass eyes, finely painted brown eye lashes, brows and short hair with wisps to front, painted mouth and slightly rouged cheeks, on a cloth body with well moulded wax lower arms and legs, wearing beautiful long white cotton and lace dress with pink satin underskirt, layers of underclothing and ribboned bonnet, Provenance: This doll comes with a written note: ' This doll was dressed by Queen Victoria's eldest daughter the Empress Frederick of Germany, for a bazaar held in London to obtain funds to help impoverished Germans in the city, about 1868. It was bought by Baron von Schroder the financier and given by him to Miss Mabel Boure'.

    Sold for £4,080 in the UK

  • A poured wax dolls' house doll A poured wax dolls' house doll

    A poured wax dolls' house doll

    with black wax pupils, blonde curls, cloth body, wax lower limbs with painted blue shoes, blue silk frock with lace trim and straw hat --6in. (15cm.) high, circa 1860 (frock silk perishing and left toe damaged)

    Sold at Auction for £646 in the UK

  • GERMAN WAX SHOULDER HEAD DOLL GERMAN WAX SHOULDER HEAD DOLL

    GERMAN WAX SHOULDER HEAD DOLL

    Mod 19th century doll with bulging blue glass eyes, mohair wig, on cloth body with wax over composition forearms and composition lower legs, doll's provenance pinned under skirt, craze lines on head, original molded boots broken off and covered by leather boots. 21 1/2" (54 cm).

    Sold at Auction for $177 in the US