Antique 18" German Bisque Character "Hilda" 237 By Kestner Marked 1070 c.1915
Sweet and special, an antique 18" "Hilda" character baby by JDK Kestner. She has chocolate brown glass sleep eyes, upper and lower painted lashes, black eyeliner, accented nostrils and eye corners, open mouth with two inset teeth, brushstroke eyebrows, and rosy chubby cheeks. This doll has the original blond mohair wig and plaster pate. Incised on the back of the head "Made in Germany 237 1914 Hilda Ges Gesch 1070".
This doll has no damage and no repair and is especially pretty!
On original 5 piece composition Kestner baby body has it's original finish and has the one bent arm as Kestner always did.. The body is in exceptionally clean and original condition.
Hilda is wearing an antique silk dress with lace trim and and a darling bonnet with a knit onzie underneath.
From a non smoking environment. If you have been wanting to add a Hilda to your collection, this is a perfect one for you.