Here we have a lovely early wax over composition shoulder head doll with round face. She is approx. 20" tall circa 1830-1860. She has a slit on the center top of her head but no original hair is present. Has an old replacement wig. She has dark glass pupil less eyes and a closed slightly smiling mouth. The head is in overall pretty good condition with some light wear, dirt & chip over eye. The shoulder plate has some crazing. Her clothing is pinned on. She has a cloth body with a lever in her side that opens & closes her eyes. Her arms are blue leather that are fragile & have wear to both. She wears original layers of undies under her lovely dress. Clothing appears laundered. Lovely old blue beads around her neck. The cute bonnet was added. There is an old number 3 written on one foot. There is wear & holes on the pantaloons. Lovely early doll.
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