16" Early German Papier Mache Doll with Long Ringlets Beautiful Doll!
This is a beautiful antique German papier mache doll with painted features and a center part with long black ringlets with brush-strokes on the shoulder.
She has a molded bosom with some crazing on her shoulder-plate that you can see in the photos, and a bit of touch up on the face here and there. She has a leather body with lower carved arms and legs and painted limbs. She has a dress that came on her. Some of her blue paper bands on arms and legs are missing here and there. This is a beautiful charming doll that is seldom seen with long ringletts curls that puddle on her shoulders.
This doll is from a smoke free environment.and is clean c.1850