This rare antique German doll was made ca. 1887-1889. Her bisque head is by Simon & Halbig.
Her bisque head is free of damage or repair, no cracks, chips or restoration. The head is marked "979 8". The doll stands 13.3" (34 cm) tall. Mold 979 is a rare model which is highly admired by collectors
She has beautiful blue glass sleep eyes, with fully operational eye mechanism and original lid paint. Open mouth with two upper and one lower square cut teeth, pierced earlobes with antique earrings. Antique maybe original mohair wig.
Early Waltershausen wood and composition loose-ball-jointed body in good condition.
The doll wears an antique silk organza dress, cotton underwear, antique leather shoes.
From a smoke-free home and private collection. See pics for best description. Shipping can be combined for multiple purchases. WE SHIP INTERNATIONALLY. Please email for international rates or if you have any questions. (2849)
Price: 1150€ Item ID: 6334.