23 inch Antique 9 over EJ Bebe Jumeau with Antique Blue Paperweight set eyes on correct 8 ball joint French Jumeau body. French Bisque doll we have the doll in two different hats, you can choose which one you would like.
The early model known as 9 over EJ whose pristine facial modeling presented here in a very rare model, the earliest period EJ bebe. The later EJ's were marked E 9 J with number between the E and J.
Stunningly beautiful and has no damage and no repair except for a couple of very minor top rim flakes which really isn't damage, she probably came from the factory this way.
Exceptional is the only word I really know, she is the whole package a dream come true for a doll collector.
Sparkling blue glass paperweight eyes, lovely applied ears, delicately painted lashes, finely feathered brows, accented eye corners and nostrils, closed mouth with accent line between the lips, pierced ears, with finest quality pale pressed bisque with very pretty mauve eye shadow.
Blonde antique mohair wig over cork pate. Original correct composition and wooden Jumeau 8 ball jointed body with original finish and only minor rubs here and there due to age.
Marked 9 over the EJ on the back of her head. This is the earliest model Emile Jumeau every made.
Her antique outfit is absolutely stunning from the dress to the antique elaborate bonnet it is a work of art in itself. All antique under set and white antique leather shoes complete the ensemble. circa 1881 to 1886.
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