This is an Antique German China Head Doll Museum Deaccession 9 Inch Cabinet Size Original Elaborate Clothing. This doll is a museum deaccession from the Boxford, Massachusetts (Essex County) Historical Document Center Museum. She has a little museum tag to her skirt #7. She has been in the museum for a long time. This small 9 inch china head has unglazed china arms and legs with a china shoulder head and glazed brown boots. She has a cloth body perhaps sawdust filled judged from feeling her. Her china shoulder head is a lowbrow with a central part. She comes in her original hand stitched clothing which is sewn to her and cannot be removed including her bonnet. Someone dressed her quite elaborately and skillfully. She is elaborately dressed in a blue satin gown (some fade to front, the back is brighter) with sheer blue fabric bustle/overskirt all trimmed with blue satin ribbon. She has flowers at her waist with matching flowers trimming the bonnet. Underneath the gown, she has two matching white lace trimmed organdy petticoats and pantaloons. Her blue satin bonnet is gorgeous lined with pink satin with floral trim.
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