MASSIVE 42 Simon & Halbig 949 Antique Bisque Doll in Original Costume WOW! MASSIVE 42 Simon & Halbig 949 Antique Bisque Doll in Original Costume on Original Body! Oh my goodness, just take a breath! The Simon & Halbig 949 is a treasured doll among collectors, and finding one can be the search of a lifetime. This beautiful 949 we have here has some boo-boos, to be sure, but she has made it safely and soundly into our stock, and available for my lovely customers to fawn over!
She's a MASSIVE 42 tall -- WOW! You'll have a hard time finding a big enough crib or carriage for her; she'll probably have to take a seat in your living room or on your fainting couch!Do not pass up this beauty -- just be sure to read the condition report thoroughly, and look at the pictures closely. Getting what you bargained for on Internet auctions? No hidden damage or surprises.
Fabulous Merchandise at affordable prices! This big and beautiful girl is GUARANTEED to be a genuine antique doll, manufactured by Simon & Halbig in the coveted 949 model! She is GUARANTEED to be on her original antique wood & composition body!
She is GUARANTEED to be packed with care with our highly effective and efficient technique! She has a bisque socket head with brown glass eyes (now set), with upper and lower painted lashes, thick feathered brows, and an open mouth with four upper teeth. On the original wood & composition antique body.She wears a brown synthetic wig with bangs and banana curls. She is adorned in a beautiful all-original antique costume, starting with an antique white cotton dress, with gorgeous eyelet lace designs and embroidery down the front, sleeves, and skirt, with a nice scallop-edged collar. Underneath she wears a white cotton antique half slip with lace trim, and a matching set of pantaloons and chemise, attachable with buttons. White cotton socks and black faux leather shoes adorn her feet. CONDITION: Her bisque head is extensively restored, with hairline fractures and old restoration which has now discolored.
Pictures are provided to show the full extent of the damage and restoration. Noted areas of restoration include, but are not limited to, the upper left forehead and right temple. The restoration extends down to the middle of the forehead and along the right side of the nose, showing some discoloration.
The brows were also redone. Still, the face is lovely, with that adorable expression characteristic of the SH 949. The body is all original and very sturdy, in a great massive size, but has been fully repainted. The neck socket has been rebuilt and not repainted.The costume is fabulous, with no excuses, in great maintained condition, and is all original to her. This girl has quite a few issues, but the fact that she is a highly-coveted doll truly makes her worth your serious consideration. She will look absolutely fabulous wherever in your home you decide to set her up! She can be used for practice by a restoration artist or she would also be a perfect prop for the budding movie-maker. For more contact information or to find out more about me and my antique dolls! 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! All my dolls are guaranteed to be as described. Perhaps you have seen my ads in: ANTIQUE DOLL COLLECTOR. All of my dolls are Authentically Dressed, all Fully Guaranteed to be as described unless otherwise noted in the listing and most are Display Ready. Section to get to know me better. I want to be your doll friend! Generally you put a 30% deposit and pay out the remainder over 8 months.
All of my dolls are guaranteed to be as described. Wherever it appears on my listings. FREE scheduling, supersized images and templates. Make your listings stand out with FREE Vendio custom templates! Over 100,000,000 served.Get FREE counters from Vendio today! The item "MASSIVE 42 Simon & Halbig 949 Antique Bisque Doll in Original Costume WOW" is in sale since Sunday, July 10, 2016. 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.