Rare petite size Eden Bébé doll - Circa 1895
French antique Bebe doll of 13", bisque head with a closed mouth, blue enamel glass eyes, pierced ears with original turquoise blue glass earrings, fine quality paintings with multiple strokes eyebrows, long eyelashes, accentuated eye corners and nostrils. Cork pate and long brown mohair wig shaped in an hair bun held by an antique brass comb.
Perfect head with no damage, no hairline, no chips and no scratches, mark inscised EDEN BEBE G .
French type wood and composition body with a 4 under foot, in good condition but has been nicely restored in the past, retouches of paint on fingers and articulations.
Wearing it's original set of antique undergarments in cotton and laces (a panty and a chemisette) and lack leather shoes with a metallic buckle in used condition. Complete outfit (A jacket, a skirt, a pleated muslin petticoat and a matching hat) entirely hand sewn with only antique materials, antique aquagreen silk, finest antique french laces and antique brass buttons.