LOVELY LARGE ANTIQUE GERMAN BISQUE HEAD DOLL. CM Bergmann Jointed Composition Body. Charming Antique Dress, Slip & Bonnet.BACKGROUND & MARKINGS Our antique bisque doll is very lovely! She has one of the most beautiful realistic faces we have seen!
Her head is marked C. Bergmann specialized in realistic ball. His bisque heads were designed by Simon & Halbig, A Marseille, ABG and others. We do not know which doll company designed this head. Bergmanns doll factory was located in Waltershausen, Germany.His dolls were often times distributed by Louis Wolfe & Co. New York, NY in the early 1900s. HEAD Our beautiful dolls bisque head is smooth and creamy and in very good condition. She has large brown sleep eyes with a red corner dot, delicately painted upper and lower lashes and realistic 3d multi-stroke brown eyebrows.
Only a few of original mohair eyelashes remain. Her open mouth is painted in a soft coral color which is accented with a darker coral. She has four tiny white teeth and a cute little dimple in her chin. Her cheeks are a nice rosy hue.Her long curly blonde hair looks great with her antique dress and bonnet! Her wig is not attached. It is a bit small and being held on by her bonnet. CLOTHING Our charming young lady is wearing a lovely. The collar, sleeves and hem are trimmed with lace adding a soft, feminine touch. She has a beautiful antique slip with intricate lace at the hem. Her dress fastens with tiny white buttons and her slip ties around her waist.
She has black stockings antique style white tie shoes. On her head she is wearing a delicate antique pink bonnet. One tie is missing the other is very fragile.All of her lovely clothing really adds to her antique charm! BODY This sweet dolls 11-piece C M Bergman composition body is in very good shape. Her realistic hands and muscular legs and upper arms are just amazing! There are some chips of composition missing from the back of her hip joint. They might be inside the body, as we can hear a tiny rattle when she is moved. SIZE This large doll measures about 30 inches tall. CONDITION Our darling young lady is in Very Good Antique Condition. Her big blue eyes are wonderful and her head is very nice with no cracks or crazing. There are a few small spots and a rub on one cheek.
The stringing in her head and arms is a bit loose. Her antique dress and slip are gorgeous and look perfect on her.
Her dress has been repaired and both pieces have darkened with time. They suit her antique appearance. Her composition body is in good condition with some wear and paint loss near her joints especially her hips and a few chipped toes.Part of her body may have been repainted. Our girl is a delightful antique doll and displays beautifully. This lovely large Bergmann doll always makes us smile.
She has an adorable innocent face and huge dreamy eyes! Her old lacey dress and slip look fabulous! She will fit perfectly in any doll collection! We will be listing these dolls and other doll and dollhouse items over the next few months.
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You never know what you will find! OWNERSHIP: The Bill N Peg? S Interesting Things LLC, a limited liability company chartered in the State of Maryland. In some cases, we will require Signature Confirmation for certain items costing less. The added charge could be more for unusually heavy or large items.When it weighs less, we also offer First Class International as an option. Please be aware that Priority International packages can be tracked while still in the United States, and they can be insured. First Class International cannot be insured, and so the customer assumes a risk for this less expensive choice. The item "C M Bergmann 30 Bisque Head Doll Charming Antique Dress, Slip & Bonnet" is in sale since Wednesday, December 20, 2017. This item is in the category "Dolls & Bears\Dolls\Antique (Pre-1930)\Bisque\German".peg" and is located in Baldwin, Maryland. This item can be shipped worldwide.