She wears here gorgeous dress with pink silk and lacy over the entire dress, with light green felt ribbon with flowers on the right of the dress and either side of the top shoulders. She wears two under slips and original pantaloons made of cotton with lacy trims on all, she wears knee hi socks, and black shoes with shoe clips. Her bisque head and shoulders are free of chips and cracks, she has beautiful painted long dark eye brows, rosy cheeks, and pink face, painted lashes top and bottom, open mouth with two teeth on top and four teeth on the bottom ( unusual ). She has one tiny tiny blemish on the bottom left cheek. Her arms and hand are porcelain as well, the left hand has a crack which appears was fixed some what. Her body is all Cloth stuffed with cotton I believe including her legs as shown in the pictures. Her wig is attached original to her long braided pinned up on top of her head in great condition. She is marked Ruth 14/0 I She measures 14" tall. I am no expert but she is a German made doll after my research, there are more than one Ruth doll make by many other Manufactures from Germany. Circa 1900's. She came from an owner of an Antique store of Antique Dolls here in El Paso Tx she also had many showings of these dolls and won first place on this doll, and purchase many of her dolls and will be posting many more. Came from her Estate sale.
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