Johann Daniel Kestner 143 Antique German Bisque Head Doll
Antique German bisque head doll made by Johann Daniel Kestner ca. 1897-1898. Mold 143. The doll stands ca. 13" (33 cm) tall. Bisque head is free of damage or repair, no cracks, chips or restoration. She is marked "made in Germany B 6". Stunning blue glass sleep eyes with fully operational eye mechanism and original lid paint. Painted lower and upper eyelashes. Open mouth with 2 teeth. Original blonde mohair wig, cardboard pate. Wood and composition Excelsior body in very good condition with a red stamped "Excelsior Germany 0" mark. No repaint, body finish is all original. The doll wears old clothing, a batiste lace dress, a hat, cotton and silk underclothes, leather shoes. (2532)
Price: 910$ Item ID: 6081.