24 Antique German Bisque Doll Marked 11 Closed Mouth Kestner Doll c. 1880 This is a beautifully made German bisque doll by Kestner, known as the King of Dollmakers. This closed mouth shoulder-head Kestner's were made mid 1870s-1890s. Marked with only an 11 (for size) on the back of her head, she has a closed mouth with brown set eyes, upper and lower painted lashes, brushstroke eyebrows, rosy cheeks, a line between her lips, accented nostrils, accented eye corners, and the tiniest dimple in her chin. 24 Antique Kestner German Bisque Doll #11 Closed Mouth Doll c.
An antique light brown human hair wig compliments her coloring. Bisque condition: no damage and no repair.Her body is kid leather with bisque lower arms and in good condition. There are a couple of professional kid leather repairs here and there that you can see in the photos. She is wearing a fresh white organdy dress that is made of antique fabrics and she has a dusty rose velvet sash. She has a full set of antique undergarments, and white socks and leather shoes.
Her sweet straw bonnet decorated with velvet ribbon and flowers charmingly frames her face. This doll is very clean and from a smoke free environment. We gladly accept a variety of payments. Federal Express Economy or Priority. All of our prices listed are QUOTES.
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The face is executed in a trompe l'oeil Victorian style, and as you step through the door you will immediately realize that you've entered a special place. Dolls and toys are our passion at Turn of the Century Antiques.
Our related accessories intermingle with beautiful French fashion ladies, character babies, French Bebes and fine chinas. Early fabric dolls and animals share their spaces with antique playthings. The most popular modern dolls through the 1960's stand with equal pride in their places.Turn of the Century Antiques. Add me to your Favorite Sellers. View My Other Items For Sale. The item "24 Antique Kestner German Bisque Doll #11 Closed Mouth Doll c. 1880" is in sale since Tuesday, February 28, 2017. This item is in the category "Dolls & Bears\Dolls\Antique (Pre-1930)\Bisque\German". The seller is "raredolls" and is located in Denver, Colorado.
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