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Angel-Faced 22” Tete Jumeau BEBE in wonderful Antique Bebe Frock—She is all antique except her wig!
***NOW ON SUPERSALE AND STILL AVAILABLE ON LAYAWAY!!!!**** Grab her up because he won't be here for long! +Free shipping to-boot!!!+
Beyond incredible and all antique (except her wig) this is the only Jumeau you will need for the rest of your life. Whether you've been collecting for a long or short period of time, this girl's incredible costume and spell binding spiral blue eyes will sweep you off of your feet. If you've been waiting for just the right jumeau at just the right price, take advantage of our liberal 8 month-1 year layaway plan!
Bisque socket head on a fully jointed Jumeau body with jointed wrists. Lovely bulbous blue paperweight eyes that are as deep as the ocean and as blue as the sky with painted upper and lower delicate eyelashes, multi stroke brows, closed mouth with shading and accents, pierced ears with antique glass bead earrings, fine quality blond mohair wig with original cork pate plus another French vintage blond human hair wig. Wearing a very pretty antique maroon silk velvet bebe frock with lace trim dropped waist with silk sash, antique openwork bronze buttons with maroon fabric inside, vintage gold tone pin on her sash, wonderful antique hat with applied flowers, antique full slip with lace trim, antique pantaloons with lace edge, antique black net stockings, antique cream leather shoes with metal buckles. Just a wonderful museum worth presentation of this charming closed mouth French bebe!
10 ( plus tick marks) CONDITION: Excellent. This gorgeous head with fine quality paler bisque offset by dramatic brows, subtle coloring, expert painting of features, crisp modeling innocent and pretty face—and those wonderful hypnotic blue pools for eyes! Just a couple of minor flakes to the ear pierce holes. The original body in very good condition with the original finish but having typical wear around the joints as well as minor and typical flaking of the painted surface. A darling version of the very desirable and sought after Jumeau with blue eyes. This antique French Bebe charmer comes to you straight from the past with so many stories hidden in her eyes!!!
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