A large Kestner Companion bisque head girl doll German 1900's. With blue glass sleep eyes, open mouth with 4 upper teeth, human hair blonde wig. On a heavy fully jointed wood and composition body. Wearing Vintage Child's clothing and shoes This stunning doll is in very good antique condition. Her fine bisque socket head is free from chips and hairlines (has been light tested) She has lovely blue glass sleep eyes.Her face paint is gorgeous Kestner at its finest with delightful upper and lower eyelashes, feathery eyebrows and a lovely rosy complexion. Her sweet opened mouth reveals 4 upper teeth. She comes with a lovely human hair blonde wig which is in very good condition. The back of her head is incised " Made in 0 1/2 Germany 18 1/2 " // 142. She comes on her original heavy wood / composition jointed body which is marked in red " Excelsior GERMANY 3 " (partly rubbed away with age) The body has been repainted at some point but it has been done very well.
On her left hand her index finger has been reattached. On her right hand her 3 middle fingers have been rebuilt.
She is also well strung. She comes wearing a mix of antique and vintage clothes consisting of a white cotton pique dress and cape. Antique white fine cotton petticoat with tuck and embroidery anglaise detail around hem. Fine cream wool petticoat with embroidery anglaise detail. Fine white cotton lawn petticoat with tucks and embroidery hem.
Fine white cotton lace edge bloomers. Cream pointelle rayon socks and cream leather shoes. All in good condition for their age, does have the odd small moth hole and stain.She really is a rare find, she just oozes with character and charm. A lovely looking doll ready for display. Please study the photos carefully as they form a large part of the description. If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact me.
International buyers are more than welcome. Huge 35 Antique Kestner 142 Bisque Head Character Doll Germany. Wearing Vintage Child's clothing and shoes. This stunning doll is in very good antique condition. Head is free from chips and hairlines (has been light tested) She has lovely blue glass sleep eyes.
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