Impressive 36" Simon & Halbig 1249 "Santa Antique Doll in Antique Whitewear. This Huge Simon & Halbig 1249 doll is known as SANTA. Most Santa dolls can be recognized by the distinctive mark on the lower lip.
I have rarely ever seen a Santa that I didn't fall in love with at first sight--and this beauty is certainly no exception. With her huge blue eyes and a look of pure innocence, she will surely steal your heart as well. She is garbed in antique garments of the mid to late 1800s and is on a fully jointed body with original finish.
One of the prettiest and certainly one of the best, there is NO reason to deny yourself so beautiful a German Girl that will only appreciate in value in the coming years. Every detail is just so on this doll; from her gorgeous blue eyes, to her exquisite facial modeling. If you fancy the larger dolls, this beauty will certainly not disappoint. He's a huge handful that will surely find love in your welcoming arms! With a layaway plan, you can secure this doll for yourself, while taking your time to pay at your own pace!
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The market for these beautiful Santa children is back with a vengeance right now, so I know that she will not be around long. Priced to sell with no excuses, this beauteous example will soar above and beyond your expectations when you meet her in person...
This face will always possess a little piece of my heart! I never get tired of the Santa face!She has a poured bisque socket head on a fully jointed composition and wood body with original finish signed Made in Germany. Big blue fixed eyes with painted upper and lower lashes, molded and feathered brows, open mouth with four upper teeth and characteristic lower lip mark, dimpled chin, pierced ears, very pretty light golden blond mohair wig with extension curls. Dressed in a pretty antique white cotton dress with ruffles and eyelet lace dating from the 1880s with ten rows of tucks on her skirt, antique white cotton undergarments, a wonderful antique white cotton pique capelet with gorgeous broderie anglaise lace edge and a casment button at the neck, fabulous antique white cotton nets socks, a large blue ribbon sash at the waist and a matching hairbow, pink wool knit boots with leather soles. There is wear tospot repairs to the dress and soiling to the shoes.
Just an outstanding presentation overall! MARKS: S & H 1249 / DEP / Germany / 16. A very lovely bisque head with fine quality bisque, very crisp and deep modeling of lovely and desirable Santa features expert painting and pleasant color.The antique blue eyes are now fixed. The antique German doll body in excellent original-finish condition but with some areas of wear and soiling (view photos). This is one of the prettiest Simon & Halbig molds!! A real Beauty not to be overlooked!!!!! IF YOU LIKE THEM BIG--SHE'S YOUR DOLL! With many of these dolls being over 100 years old, some wear and damage is to be expected. We make every effort to list all significant flaws in our color-coded description section. PLEASE DO NOT GIVE ME NEGATIVE STAR RATINGS! The item "Impressive 36 Simon & Halbig 1249 Santa Antique Doll in Antique Whitewear" is in sale since Monday, October 29, 2018. This item is in the category "Dolls & Bears\Dolls\Antique (Pre-1930)\Bisque\German". The seller is "kathylibraty" and is located in Brooklyn, New York. This item can be shipped to United States.