Morimura Brothers Japanese Antique Baby Boy Bisque Doll 18" All Original Body Wig Clothing 1900's
This character baby stands at 18” tall, with a pale bisque head and a bent-limb baby body.
He has a bisque socket head with painted and molded features. He has her original blue glass sleep eyes (which need to be reset), with painted upper and lower lashes, feathered light brown brows, and a molded open-closed mouth. He wears his original short curly brown mohair wig.
He wears his original blue gingham jumper and white shirt. There is yellowing and discoloration on his clothes but no tears. He wears no undergarments and has one black leather shoe which is definitely showing it's age. His wig is in excellent condition.
MARKS: 2 MB Japan 7 [back of head, incised]
The inside of his bisque head is free of any hairlines cracks. There are small spots on his face where the paint has chipped and faded. His original blue glass sleep eyes need to be reset. His body has it's original finish and varnish. It has worn off in several places. The tip of a hard wire is extending from the inside of is left hip socket. His stringing seems to be good. I have tried show all of these details in the pictures.
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