This ca. 17.3" (44 cm) antique German bisque head doll was made by Johann Daniel Kestner ca. 1898-1902. Her bisque head is free of damage or repair, no cracks or restoration, except a tiny old chip at the left earlobe. The head is marked "Made in Germany G 8 152". Blue glass sleep eyes with upper and lower painted lashes, eye mechanism is fully operational, original lid wax. An open mouth with 4 teeth. Original hard plaster pate. Original blonde mohair wig. Wood and composition body in good condition with a red stamped "Germany 2" mark. The doll wears old clothing, a pale rose silk dress, cotton underclothes, amazing antique leather shoes.