Truly Rare 23 inch German Bisque Antique circa 1900-1910 Character doll 1305 by Simon & Halbig
The 1305 model by Simon and Halbig, with its highly characterized expression was by Simon and Halbig. We have this doll today dressed as a character reminiscent as the big bad wolf in Red Riding Hood!! It’s such a fun presentation and way to display this extremely rare and wonderful doll. We just love her and have enjoyed her since she came to us.
No damage and no repair.
Standing 23” tall with bisque socket head with highly-characterized features of adult man or woman with brown glass sleep eyes, very long pointed nose, jutting chin and angular facial shape, sculpted brows in high-angled curves with comb-marked details, painted lower lashes, accented nostrils, molded smiling mouth with teeth, pierced ears, blonde antique mohair wig, composition and wooden ball-jointed body with original finish circa 1900 to 1910.
This is an extremely rare model in wonderful large size with superb modeling enhanced by incised age and laughter lines, beautiful pale complexion with subtle blushing, wears antique red hooded cape, glasses, and under set and has a darling antique dress.
Check out the profile with that NOSE !!! This darling doll comes with her antique glasses that fit perfectly.
This is a once in a lifetime find in a rare size antique character doll.
No damage and no repair, very clean from a non smoking environment.
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