Excuse my pictures I forgot to remove rubber band holding pate and wig on. I w ill retake them later.
Antique 1159 Simon & Halbig 20 doll with an adult French BEBE JUMEAU body. In the Body Book by Florence Theriault on page 30, item 75 it states the body is for Lady Jumeau. This body was designed to accommodate a S&H 1159 bisque head. Body has yellow sticker on back which is printed BEBE JUMEAU over Diplome dHonneur. The head is marked on back of head 1159, Germany, Simon & Halbig, S&H 7.
Head has no damage and has been lighted and has NO hairlines or rubs. There are thin wires that help attach the head to body thru two holes in side of head. Head is attached in the normal way with a elastic cord. The wires only help stabilize head.
You could remove the wires, but I left them to, keep it original. Head has original deep blue glass paperweight inset eyes, and original mohair eyelashes. Never seen a doll with set paperweight eyes and mohair eyelashes.She has pierced ears and no ear chips. Under the eyes are very finely painted lower lashes and brushed brown eyebrows. Her nostrils are accented, and her lips are rosy red, four porcelain upper teeth, and a cute dimple in chin. Her cork pate and wig seem to be original. The wig is covered by a beautiful brown straw hat. Her undergarments are Vintage as is pink dress, socks and black leather shoes.
Now for the body, it has a Barbie doll shape. She has a very small waist and a large bust line.Body is marked on lower back BEBE JUMEAU DIPLOME dHONNEUR. There is paint worn off at arm and leg joint , and hands have been repainted but not repaired. The item "Antique 1159 Simon Halbig doll with French Jumeau adult body ORIGINAL" is in sale since Monday, March 30, 2020. This item is in the category "Dolls & Bears\Dolls\Antique (Pre-1930)\Bisque\French".
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