Antique 26 TETE JUMEAU Doll With Beautiful Vintage Outfit Including Feathered Bonnet. Back of head is stamped TETE JUMEAU in red and the number 12 which indicates its a 26 doll. She has dark blue sleep eyes that now work perfectly. While I had the eyes out to reset I re-waxed her eyelids. The doll head has been lighted and has no hairlines.
The wig pull is very small and shallow and is covered by wig. She has real upper eyelashes and painted lower ones. The nostrils are accented and lips highlighted. Doll has open mouth displaying 6 glass teeth. The body has been played with and hands and feet touched up.The toes on feet are deeply detailed. On back of body there is the original paper label indicating the body is for BE'BE' JUMEAU Diplome d'Honneur.
This mark was first displayed on JUMEAU bodies in 1892 until end of century. The neck opening of body has been leather lined and looks original. You can see the leather sticking up out of neck hole in picture #8. The dress was made of antique material. Its a beige netting type material with fancy designs, with green accents and handmade flowers.
The shoes are green with beige decorations on toes. The bonnet matches the dress and has a large feather, and two handmade flowers. The part of the bonnet that covers the head is a beautiful green color. Her wig is original to this doll. S h e a l s o h a s a w o r k i n g c r i e r mechanism (bellow) t h a t squeaks w h e n y o u p u l l s t r i n g.
The item "Antique 26 TETE JUMEAU Doll With Beautiful Outfit Including Feathered Bonnet" is in sale since Wednesday, April 15, 2020. 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, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, 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, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, 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, Taiwan.