24 Antique Schoenau & Hoffmeister GERMAN BISQUE HEAD DOLL #5500-8. Perfect for your Antique Doll Collection! She was made by the German Doll Makers. MARKINGS Schoenau & Hoffmeister dolls were known for their endearing looks and fine quality. The back of this pretty dolls head is marked.
S & H with PB in a star, 5500-8. HEAD Our darling 24 inch doll has a bisque socket head. She has lovely facial features which include: large gray blue working sleep eyes with thick feathered brows and delicately painted upper and lower lashes. Her sleep eyes work well. She has nice rosy cheeks and an orangey red open mouth displaying four pretty white teeth.
Her newer shoulder length curly blonde wig looks adorable underneath her straw hat! CLOTHING Our pretty girl is wearing a lovely handmade antique style dress designed in with a pale blue striped fabric. It has a low waist and the white collar is highlighted by braided trim and lace. There is a black velvet bow at the collar. Her newer full slip is trimmed in lace.She is also wearing vintage white cotton stockings and newer blue shoes. Her pretty straw hat completes her old-fashioned outfit. BODY She has a fully jointed 11-piece composition body. Her arms can hold a pose. Her body has been repainted and is in good condition with a little wear at the joints. SIZE Our charming doll measures about 24 inches tall. Her face and gray blue sleep eyes are very pretty and her smile charming.
She has a tiny spot on her chin. Her composition body has been repainted. It has a few cracks in the composition and shows wear around her joints. Some of her head may have been touched up as well.The lovely antique style dress she is wearing fits her perfectly. It is a bit faded from age. Her blonde wig is a bit fly away. This sweet antique doll is a darling and displays beautifully! What a lovely young lady we found!
This delightful antique doll will fit in beautifully in any antique doll collection! She is really charming and just perfect for any doll lover! We will be listing these dolls and other doll and dollhouse items over the next few months. We are looking forward to finding homes for our newly acquired treasures!BILL N PEG'S INTERESTING THINGS. We offer beautiful things, vintage things, trendy things, unusual things, nostalgic things, amusing things, collectible things, all of them: interesting things! This isn't a specialty shop because we are interested in all kinds of things.
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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 "Pretty 24 Antique German SCHOENAU & HOFFMEISTER Bisque Head Doll #5500 8" is in sale since Tuesday, October 24, 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.