Antique 13" Francios Gaultier Musical Twirling FG Doll Marrotte Circa 1887-1900
This is a wonderful hybrid of an antique French bisque doll and playful early toy. This 13" doll is marked on the back of the shoulder-plate, "FG"in scroll for Francois Gaultier. The head circumference is approximately 5".
The doll has no damage and no repairs.
Set blue glass eyes, upper and lower painted eyelashes, closed mouth with delicately feathered eyebrows. The doll has a wonderful calfskin wig. The toy is a music plays music when turned, makes a musical song.
This darling toy is dressed in antique silk and gold lace is covered in antique silk a decorative overlay with antique brass bells attached to the bottom.
Clean and from a smoke free environment. c.1900-1910