18 antique German Catterfelder Puppenfabrik bisque head doll. This company made dolls from 1895 with many heads being made by Kestner. Head has no chips or cracks with one firing flaw on upper left forehead. There is a tiny red paint spot with two white spots that didn't take paint - they are smooth and not scuffs and are the result of the factory kiln.
She is delicately painted with a dimple in her chin, deep blue sleep eyes with few eyelashes left and four tiny perfect teeth. Marked: "Catterfelder Puppenfabrik Special #46". Wonderful original blond mohair wig and pate. Strong composition body has playwear (lowers arms and hands) with nicks/scuffs to 3 toes and top of left shoulder.Antique outfit includes: cotton red/white dotted dress with red lace edging - very intricate with hook and eye bib under huge collar that closes behind neck as well as at waist - beautiful dress in great condition. Shows some wear - generally good. Old cotton pantalets and slip in good condition. Sweet doll from a company I seldom see. The item "Antique German Catterfelder Puppenfabrik Bisque Head Doll" is in sale since Friday, December 30, 2016.
This item is in the category "Dolls & Bears\Dolls\Antique (Pre-1930)\Bisque\German". The seller is "davhoop" and is located in Naples, New York. This item can be shipped worldwide.