There are small imperfections: typical tiny chips to the pierced ears, kiln crack behind each ear, paint rub above the right eyebrow, there is a light line on the top of the head that looks like a manufacturing defect rather than a hairline. The listing contains as much pictures as we could include. The photos are very detailed and are a very important part of the description. Please take a close look at the pictures to make your own conclusions regarding the condition of the doll. The head is closed (not glued) with original cork pate.The wig is old but can be a replacement. It is in pretty good condition. However, there is a small trick that was used to make the stringing tighter. The stringing of the arms is loose.
The body is in good used antique condition with paint rubs, repaints, cracks and chips. The doll has a crier with strings that is in working condition. The girl is wearing 3-piece underwear that looks very old and can possibly is original. It has discoloration and stains. The wonderful dress is newer.
It is beautifully executed and tagged Barbara Cimino Original. One of the socks has a hole. The right show has a repair on the back and shows more signs of wear than the left one.
The gorgeous bonnet is very old and also has imperfections but still looks good. Please make sure to go through all the pictures and to see all the details. Additional pictures can be provided upon request. The item "Antique French Tete Jumeau Bebe Doll with Crier Original Shoes" is in sale since Friday, September 11, 2020. This item is in the category "Dolls & Bears\Dolls\Antique (Pre-1930)\Bisque\French".
The seller is "annash77" and is located in Osseo, Minnesota. This item can be shipped to United States.