Delightful, 9 tall, circa 1910, German antique bisque sockethead, character baby incised: F. 1295 for Franz Schmidt & Co. With breather nostrils and blue sleep eyes, open mouth with two molded-in, upper teeth, tongue, lovely coloring, multi-stroke lashes and brows, baby-style, short brown wig, big molded ears and original excellent, spring-jointed, chunky toddler body having outstretched fingers and sturdy straight legs with good foot detail. He wears his original, two-piece, blue silk toddler suit with attached gauzy shirt and white embroidery trim along with his original black wool hat with feather and cord trim. He is in excellent condition with no cracks or hairlines, no chips or repairs, (few fingers are nipped, as shown) no stains or fading and no odors as he is from a smoke free home.
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The seller is "mitsu-dog" and is located in Sparta, New Jersey. This item can be shipped to United States, all countries in Europe, Canada, Japan, Australia.