Antique German china head doll. China lower legs with high top boots.Presented here is a gorgeous antique German china shoulder head doll. She has a cloth body in good condition, fashion body with tiny waist, the lowers arms are bisque, wired inside so they pose. The lower leg is china with the most adorable painted high top boots, they are green with pink bows around the leg, raised black buttons on each side. The doll has curly blonde hair, high color, expressive blue eyes and red closed mouth. The gown is an original antique made of cream color linen with black faille ribbons sewn horizontally at the hem. The blouse has a pleated blouson front with ruched faille collar, a pink silk insert in the center, Victorian puff sleeves. The dress is finely made and appears most all hand sewn.
Underneath she has an original cotton petticoat and pantaloons with crochet lace trim. Her bonnet is covered in cream color crinkled silk with crochet lace inside, it is adorned with green silk ribbons.The doll and clothing are all in excellent antique condition, no notable damage. The listing is for the doll and clothing, (stand not included).
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The item "ANTIQUE German CHINA HEAD DOLL Hertwig ORIGINAL Clothes BISQUE arms LEGS 22" is in sale since Tuesday, May 16, 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.