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    Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt: Exceptional Pair of Vintage Dolls. Made of a bisque-like composition material, apparently hand-painted, and dressed in very detailed formal attire, perhaps representing their dress at the inauguration. Research by previous owner George McGrath indicates that the dolls themselves were made by a small Independence, Missouri firm which went out of business in the late 1930s. The company imported the clothing from a European manufacturer. These dolls are excellent likenesses and of superior quality. In great condition, they are among the nicest examples of this genre that we have encountered. Height, approximately 9.5", each on a stand.

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    August, 2008
    5th Tuesday
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