Brown sleep eyes with mohair and painted lashes. Presented here is a beautiful original antique German bisque doll by Simon & Halbig. She is 20 tall with a socket head and composition ball-jointed body.Marked; 530 /Germany/ Simon & Halbig, 530 is a rare mold. Fabulous face with high color, she has brown sleep eyes with mohair and painted lashes, feathered brows and open mouth with four teeth.
Her wig is old, handmade of genuine mohair, it is in dark wound ringlets with bangs. Her dress is antique, made of fine cotton, French seams, nicely finished inside and out, it has a smocked drop waist, blouson bodice, dainty open-work and embroidery on the yoke. The hem has two rows of a crochet type ecru lace. Underneath she has a muslin, drawstring petticoat and old linen bloomers with eyelet lace cuffs. The socks are lacy cotton, her shoes are genuine leather with dainty piercing and front laces.The bonnet is handmade of ecru pleated satin and lace, it has a wired edge. Velvet ecru roses peek under the brim and a white feather plume drapes the crown. The doll is excellent, no chips, no cracks.
The clothing is all excellent, clean, sturdy, no stains, no tears. The listing is for the doll and clothes only, stand not included.
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Be sure to add me to your favorites list. The item "ANTIQUE German BISQUE DOLL Simon & Halbig COMPOSITION Body 20 OLD clothes" is in sale since Saturday, April 15, 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.