18 inch Antique Kestner Baby Doll c1910 Blue Sleep Eyes, Full Skin Wig, ADORABLE.
Kestner Character Infant mold number 211 has an adorable and expressive face with a cheery smiling open closed mouth and blue glass sleep eyes. Perfect bisque head is incised J.D.K. (other marks are up under the wig, which we have not removed), on original Kestner bent limb baby body, Baby is 18 inches long with 11.5 inch head circumference.
Baby’s dear face is crisply molded and has all around finest painted lashes under feathered brows, very rosy cheeks, a dimpled double chin, tongue tip showing (teensy factory fleck on forehead), original wheat blonde skin wig is clean, full and fluffy on original pate and has never been removed.
Jointed at neck, shoulders and hips, with a tubby belly and cute expressive hands. The body is excellent with original paint and finish, only showing paint rubs on hands and fingers.
Baby wears a long gown with tucks on the bodice and fine lace trim, over a long slip with cotton bodice and wool flannel skirt. This dear baby comes from a non smoking environment.