He has molded and painted grey curly hair, eyebrows and beard and deeply molded features with dark brown eyes and nice mouth. He has detailed black, antique bisque lower arms with finely detailed hands, black bisque lower legs with molded boots with brown soles and a original linen body with sawdust filling. He wears a his original 3-piece, fitted black cotton, formal suit with coat tails, white linen shirt, vest, bow tie and rows of tiny front buttons and is in very good condition with no repairs and no odors as he is from a smoke free home. It is impossible to remove his sewn on clothing to examine his German maker's model number without destroying the clothes.Very good quality little doll, circa 1900 , and a real treasure as these earlier dolls are quite difficult to find! He has no cracks, chips or hairlines, no holes or leaks and no repairs or odors as he is from a smoke free home. Other dolls (shown) from this extensive family and dollhouse furniture are not included and each will be listed separately.
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