Steiner bisque pressed head doll made in Paris in 1889. Head has been black lighted and has no hairlines or other damage. Doll has glass eyes and pierced ears and open mouth with six upper teeth. She has a working voice box with lever eyes. The lever is missing but the mechanism for eyes is attached to eyes in head and you can move eyes with your finger.
Doll In excellent condition with no repairs and has been restrung and holds poses. She has her original blond mohair wig and cardboard pate. Her black antique shoes are marked made in France , and #7 on soles. Her blue vintage dress is a replacement, straw hat is vintage.Back of head is incised J. Body is two piece with working cryer mechanism inside. Cryer works by pulling string on side of body.
On chest is a decal that says Magasin des enfants Jouets et jeus pasage de opera Paris. On the left hip is another decal of a girl holding a flag and has printing Le Petit Parisienne Bebe J. Steiner Medaille Dor Paris 1889.The item "Antique 17Jules Steiner Bisque Doll With Voice Box And Lever Eyes Circa 1889" is in sale since Sunday, December 1, 2019. This item is in the category "Dolls & Bears\Dolls\Antique (Pre-1930)\Bisque\French". The seller is "dennihuyvaer-9" and is located in Geneseo, Illinois. This item can be shipped to United States, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Panama, Jamaica, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Uruguay.