Original antique German bisque doll. Wood & composition jointed body. Antique mohair wig with leather base.
Antique embroidered net lace dress & bonnet. Presented here is a gorgeous original antique German bisque doll. She is 12 tall with a socket head, wood and composition jointed body, good strings, good toes and fingers.
She has a rare marking on the back of the head; LPS 5/0, a small German factory, c. Beautiful face with deep blue paperweight eyes, painted lashes, feathered brows, open mouth with four teeth, lovely blush, wonderful bisque. Her wig is long blonde mohair curls, this is an original wig and the mohair is on the hide, it should be glued down (I will leave that to the new owner or I can glue if desired). The doll is in excellent antique condition, no chips, no cracks, minor finish wear on the body.
Her dress is made of antique embroidered net lace over ecru silk. Low drop waist with a satin sash, full bow in the back. It has puff sleeves with lace cuffs. The dress is clean, sturdy, no stains, no tears, i t is mostly all hand sewn.Underneath she has linen bloomers, high cotton socks and the cutest handmade felt shoes with hand embroidered flowers on the toes, petite French knots and ankle ties. Her bonnet is handmade of pink taffeta, draped with dainty flowers, the back has a flounce of matching embroidered lace.
The written description is based on my opinion and observation of the item. I do my best, if you have another opinion please feel free to let me know, additional knowledge is always appreciated. The listing is for the items described only, props and display items are not included. Check out my other items. Be sure to add me to your favorites list.The item "ANTIQUE German BISQUE DOLL rare MARK embroidered net lace DRESS wood body 12" is in sale since Saturday, May 06, 2017. This item is in the category "Dolls & Bears\Dolls\Antique (Pre-1930)\Bisque\German". The seller is "reflectionsdru" and is located in Virginia City, Nevada. This item can be shipped worldwide.