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Pincushion Dolls
Pincushion Dolls

Pincushion dolls are not really dolls and often were not even pincushions. Some collectors use the term "half-doll." The top half of each doll was made of porcelain. The edge of the half-doll was made with several small holes for thread, and the doll was stitched to a fabric body with a voluminous skirt. The finished figure was used to cover a hot pot of tea, powder box, pincushion, whisk broom, or lamp. They were made in sizes from less than an inch to over 9 inches high. Pincushion dolls were often hand-painted. Most date from the early 1900s to the 1950s. Collectors often find just the porcelain doll without the fabric skirt.

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 Pincushion DollsWomanUnjointed Arms Extended, Hat, Ribbon & Bow Trim, 3 1/2 In.2006Login / Create Account for Price
 Pincushion DollsWomanWide Brim Hat, Striped Bodice, Germany, C.1910, 6 In.2006Login / Create Account for Price
 Pincushion DollsWomanArm Touching Hair, Ruffled Bodice, Hertzwig Germany, 1920s, 3 1/2 In.2007Login / Create Account for Price
 Pincushion DollsWomanBisque, Gown, Low Cut Blouse, Feathered Hat, Fan, Germany, 6 1/2 X 4 1/2 In.2007Login / Create Account for Price
 Pincushion DollsWomanHolding Parrot, Waist Up, Bisque, Mohair, Germany, C.1915, 4 1/2 In.2007Login / Create Account for Price
 Pincushion DollsWomanPorcelain, Nude, Arms Extended, Wire Armature Skirt, Germany, 12 In.2008Login / Create Account for Price
 Pincushion DollsWomanPorcelain, Holding Tray, Tea Cozy, Germany, c.1910, 19 In.2008Login / Create Account for Price
 Pincushion DollsWoman Arms In Front, Legs Crossed, Japan, 4 In.2009Login / Create Account for Price
 Pincushion DollsWoman Baker’s Chocolate, Dutch Style Cap, Holding Tray, 4 In.2009Login / Create Account for Price
 Pincushion DollsWoman Composition, Human Hair Wig, Beret, 4 In.2009Login / Create Account for Price
 Pincushion DollsWoman Hand On Shoulder, Rose On Chest, Pink Ruffled Blouse, 5 3/4 In.2009Login / Create Account for Price
 Pincushion DollsWoman Hands Held Out Front, Blond Updo, Germany, 5 In.2009Login / Create Account for Price
 Pincushion DollsWoman Hands Resting On Chin, Lace Dress, Germany, Sitzendofer, 3 1/2 In.2009Login / Create Account for Price
 Pincushion DollsWoman Holding Fan, Blond Hair, Japan, 2 3/4 In.2009Login / Create Account for Price
 Pincushion DollsWoman Holding Head, Blue Satin Cushion, Germany, 1930s, 6 In.2009Login / Create Account for Price
 Pincushion DollsWoman Parrot On Arm, Bisque, Swanlike Neck, Platinum Mohair Wig, Goebel, 4 In.2009Login / Create Account for Price
 Pincushion DollsWoman Plastic, Scottish, Plaid Dress, Felt Cap, 1960s, 3 3/4 In.2009Login / Create Account for Price
 Pincushion DollsWoman With Mask, Art Deco, Nude, Brown Painted Hair, Earrings, Dressel Kister, 5 In.2009Login / Create Account for Price
 Pincushion DollsWomanLavender Skirt Tatting Trim Handmade 6 1/2 x 4 1/2 In.2011Login / Create Account for Price
 Pincushion DollsWomanMohair Wig Velvet Dress c.1920,2011Login / Create Account for Price
 Pincushion DollsWomanFlapper, Arms Closed, Orange Buttons, Marked 5857, Germany, 2 3/4 In.2013Login / Create Account for Price
 Pincushion DollsWomanMolded Hair, Silk & Lace Dress, Germany, c.1900, 5 In.2013Login / Create Account for Price
 Pincushion DollsWomanTilted Head, Bent Arms, Sculpted Hair, Wide-Brim Hat, Flower, Germany, c.1900, 7 In.2013Login / Create Account for Price
 Pincushion DollsWoman?s HeadKidskin Top, Papier-Mache, France, 18302008Login / Create Account for Price
 Pincushion DollsWoman’s Head Curly Blond Hair, Blue Eyes, Pouty Lips, 4 In.2009Login / Create Account for Price


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