LOVELY 20 ANTIQUE GERMAN SOCKET HEAD DOLL. HEINRICH HANDWERCK SIMON & HALBIG.
Composition Body Blue Eyes Pierced Ears. Fantastic Old Handmade Dress, Slip & Panties. Our antique German doll is quite lovely!
She has a wonderful Simon & Halbig head and a partially replaced or repaired. Her head is marked 109 11, DEP, Germany, Handwerck. Simon & Halbig often made the heads for this Heinrich Handwerck doll. HEAD This beautiful old doll has a lovely bisque head and a fully jointed composition body.
She has a charming bisque face with pretty fixed blue eyes and dark brown feathered eyebrows. She has finely painted lower lashes and just a wisp of her original real upper lashes. Her deep pink rouged cheeks highlight her charming open mouth smile with four tiny teeth and a cute little dimple in her chin. Her waist length old dark blonde wig has been styled in long curls. It appears to be mohair and may be original.
She has a big pink bow fastened in the back. This sweet doll has pierced ears and Peg just made her beaded earrings to match her blue eyes. CLOTHING This pretty young girl is wearing a sweet handmade dress with a matching full slip and panties. All of her clothing is made from a very pretty peach colored silky fabric and has lace trim. She is wearing newer black stockings and shoes.
She looks wonderful in her special outfit! BODY Her 11-piece jointed composition body is in good condition. Parts of it appear to have been repainted, replaced or repaired. There are minor signs of wear including crazing and paint loss on parts of her composition.She has joints at her shoulders, elbows, wrists, hips and knees. SIZE Our charming girl measures about 20 inches from head to toe. Her doll stand is included in the sale. CONDITION This darling old doll has a gorgeous smiling face with deep pink fever cheeks and big blue eyes. Her old wig is full and curly.
We did not find any cracks or crazing on her pretty head. She seems to have been repainted and had some replacements to her original composition body. Her handmade peach dress is lovely and looks very nice on her. She is delightful and displays beautifully!
What an amazing treasure our young lady is! This darling antique doll will fit in perfectly with any antique doll collection! We will be listing these dolls and other doll and dollhouse items over the next few months. We are looking forward to finding homes for our newly acquired treasures!BILL N PEG'S INTERESTING THINGS. We offer beautiful things, vintage things, trendy things, unusual things, nostalgic things, amusing things, collectible things, all of them: interesting things! This isn't a specialty shop because we are interested in all kinds of things. At Bill N Peg's, you will see an ever-changing selection. You never know what you will find! OWNERSHIP: The Bill N Peg? S Interesting Things LLC, a limited liability company chartered in the State of Maryland. In some cases, we will require Signature Confirmation for certain items costing less. The added charge could be more for unusually heavy or large items. When it weighs less, we also offer First Class International as an option. Please be aware that Priority International packages can be tracked while still in the United States, and they can be insured. First Class International cannot be insured, and so the customer assumes a risk for this less expensive choice.
The item "20 Antique HANDWERCK SIMON & HALBIG #109 Bisque Doll Compo Body Lovely Dress" is in sale since Tuesday, December 19, 2017. This item is in the category "Dolls & Bears\Dolls\Antique (Pre-1930)\Bisque\German".peg" and is located in Baldwin, Maryland.
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