Here comes a beautiful antique German bisque head character girl doll, made around 1914 by Heubach Koppelsdorf, as you can see on the maker’s mark on the back of dolls head. The bisque head sits on an antique jointed body, partly wooden, partly made of composition. We cannot say if the body may be original the size fits perfectly, the torso looks French to me, but can’t be sure.
Antique character girl stands 50 cm / 19 374 inches tall.
The bisque head is fine with some small traces of age as covered in the photographs, the blue glass sleep eyes are functioning well, eye lashes and lid wax are present.
Doll has an open mouth with 4 visible teeth, if there once was a tongue, it is not present anymore. The cardboard covering the head is to small, it is held by a bit of medical tape. The long hair wig is quite fine and can easily be arranged into another coiffure.
As you can see in the photographs the old jointed body was restored before and shows the age of this doll much more than the face. Despite of this the body is stable, all elastics are firm, and the doll can be posed easily.
Doll is dressed in white bloomers (old but not antique), an antique chemise and an exceptionally fine antique dress. The socks and shoes stem from the 1980’s.

*Please, do be aware that this listing is for the antique Heubach Koppelsdorf character girl doll ONLY, all other items you see in the photographs will NOT come with the old girl! In the last photo you see the old darling acting as Alice in Wonderland.

*Please notice: This antique Heubach Koppelsdorf doll does not belong in the hands of small children; she may not fulfill the safety standards for toys in our time. So, this doll is not meant as a toy, but a collector’s item for the hands of adults for display & decoration only!

Handling, shipping, and insurance are included in our prices! We will ship all items in an insured package or registered letter on Priority mail and provide a tracking number. Exceptions may apply in times of international crisis, such as pandemic or war!


Handling, shipping, and insurance are included in our prices! Exceptions may apply in times of international crisis, such as pandemic or war!
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Hildegard’s Toy Emporium

Heubach Koppelsdorf 1914 German bisque character girl on jointed wooden body 20"

€450
~ $470

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