Antique 17" Parian German Bisque Doll Elaborate Shoulder-plate Boo Boo Bargain with Provenance.
This is a pretty antique German parian doll by Kling, circa 1870, that measures 17" tall. The shoulder-plate features a molded blouse with a tie having blue painted accents. The entire lower shoulder-plate in the front and the back has over-paint which indicates repair at some point. The repaint extends to just at the neckline. The doll has molded blond hair, exposed ears, painted blue eyes, rosy cheeks, smiling mouth, and accented eye corners and nostrils.
She is on an antique cloth body with kid lower arms that has a patch on the left elbow joint. Wearing antique cotton underclothing, shoes and black lace mitts.
Doll is from a smoke free environment. Circa 1870. Comes with a most interesting story which was attached to her at her wrist.