27" Antique Bisque Kestner in Original Clothes. Lovely large size girl in her original clothing made for her when she was new. Doll has a beautiful leather body in wonderful like new condition which is so hard to find in a doll her age. This darling girl has huge brown original stationary eyes and beautifully painted upper and lower lashes like only Kestner can paint. Her brows are beautifully feathered and molded for added depth. Doll has an open mouth with four teeth and a beautifully painted mouth with up turned corners which is a Kestner trademark. Her cheeks are beautifully blushed with peaches and cream coloring. Doll has her original brown human hair wig in long curls and her original plaster pate. Her original leather body is pin jointed for easy sitting and she has her original perfect hands with much detail. Her leather body has leather feet too which is always a nice feature. She is dressed in a two piece fine white cotton blouse and skirt. It was made for her and fits perfectly. The skirt is very full with pleats on the lower part of the skirt. The blouse also has pleating with lace trim for a fancy look. The blouse buttons down the back with all antique shell buttons intact. Her undergarments are wonderful with a camisole with cap sleeves that buttons in the back and pantaloons with pleats and a ruffled edge. Antique off white knit stockings and canvas off white shoes with buckles completes her look. Doll has a perfect bisque head with no hairline cracks or chips in her bisque. Her fingers are also perfect with no chips. Doll has beautiful smooth bisque with no rubs. Her leather body is in amazing condition for her age with the Kestner crown stamp in ink on her chest. There are no mends on her leather body and the leather is soft and supple. Dolls clothes are are nice with a few small mends and some small stains but in overall great shape. Stockings and shoes are nice too. Her head is marked Dep 154. 13. Circa 18990's. Beautifully kept large girl with her wonderful old clothing.
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