Welcome to Antiques & Moore! THIS LISTING IS FOR A BEAUTIFUL ANTIQUE ARMAND MARSEILLE 20 BISQUE HEAD DOLL.
This adorable Armand Marseille doll has a bisque solid dome socket head with beautiful hand painted facial features. The face has blue sleep eyes with painted eyelashes and feathered brows. Cute heart shaped lips with open mouth and four exposed teeth and excellent paint.
Glued on long auburn wig. The doll is marked on the back of the neck with an incised mold mark 1894 A. 41/2 DEP, Made in Germany. This lovely doll has a composition ball jointed body.She is beautifully dressed in vintage (if not original) clothing including petticoat and pantaloons, shoes and socks with matching hat. The doll is in very good Antique condition. There is some paint flaking on hands and crack/repair on two fingers on left hand (see photos) - no other noted damage. Armand Marseille was one of the world's largest and best known bisque doll head manufacturers and produced a variety of highly collectable dolls from the late 1800's to 1930. "A & M" dolls have always been desirable and highly collected.
You won't be disappointed in this one! Have been in the Antiques business for over 30 years and try to describe our items as accurately as possible. We are happy to answer any questions and always appreciate your business! The item "BEAUTIFUL ANTIQUE ARMAND MARSEILLE BISQUE HEAD, COMPOSITION BODY, 20 DOLL" is in sale since Tuesday, February 21, 2012. This item is in the category "Dolls & Bears\Dolls\Antique (Pre-1930)\Bisque\German".
The seller is "antiquesandmooresales" and is located in Arlington, Texas. This item can be shipped worldwide.