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RARE JOSEPHINE BAKER “BAKERFIX” HAIR POMADE STORE COUNTERTOP DISPLAY BUST. Early 20th century. Depicting the stylized head of Josephine Baker over green bar molded with the product name “BAKERFIX”. “Plastoparis” incised on proper left side of bust. SIZE: 12″ h x 11-1/2″ w x 6-1/2″ d. PROVENANCE: Richard Merkin Collection. COA accompanies this lot. CONDITION: Structurally very good with some wear to black paint at top of head. Otherwise very good overall. 9-20636 (1,500-2,000)

Auction: Fine Art, Antiques & Asian - Winter 2011
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