ANTIQUE Simon & Halbig KR #43 DOLL German BISQUE head COMP body 17 old clothes
Original antique German bisque head doll. Simon & Halbig KR #43. Presented here is a beautiful antique bisque socket head KR Simon & Halbig doll. She is 17 tall on a composition body in good condition, nice hands and feet. The face is lovely with good color, brown sleep eyes, finely painted lashes, open mouth with four teeth, the brows are molded and feathered. There is old putty inside the head, the eyes open and close nicely. Marked on the back of the head; Simon & Halbig/ KR/ 43. The wig is old human hair, auburn color, it is made with wefts on "tails", handmade, it is not on a cap, she has a new pate, the wig and pate should be glued on, but I will leave that for the new owner when she arrives home. The clothes are beautiful, they are vintage and finely handmade. This is a 2 piece ensemble of sage green stain with taupe brown rayon silk velvet. The skirt is full with a drawstring waist, it has an attached net petticoat. The Victorian top has full leg-of-mutton sleeves, covered buttons down the front, a lace jabot at the neck and green satin bow at the back. She has a fabulous matching wide wired brim hat trimmed with silk flowers and draped with a white ostrich plume (there is a little glue inside the crown). Underneath she wears original antique under garments; full pantaloons with eyelet lace cuffs and pin tucks, a cotton petticoat with crochet lace hem, long knit socks and newer vintage high top boots.
The clothing is all excellent, clean, sturdy, no damage. Gorgeous sweet face, wonder Victorian outfit! The listing is for the doll and clothing only, no stand included.
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. I try to note any obvious damage or flaws but there may be flaws or damage not noticed on initial inspection. I do not take anything apart or check every hidden fold. The item "ANTIQUE Simon & Halbig KR #43 DOLL German BISQUE head COMP body 17 old clothes" is in sale since Thursday, January 18, 2018. 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.
Brand/Character Family: Simon & Halbig K*R
Features: Bisque socket head
Featured Refinements: Antique Bisque Head Doll
Brand/Artist: Simon & Halbig K*R
Hair Color: Auburn
Eye Color: Brown
Bundle Listing: No
Skin Color: Fair/Light
Country/Region of Manufacture: Germany
Doll Gender: Girl Doll