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Cuno & Otto Dressel German Bisque Head Portrait Series Uncle Sam Doll
This 11 inch tall doll was created by the German firm of Cuno & Otto Dressel circa 1896. As part of their Portrait Series, he represents Uncle Sam. This doll has a bisque socket head and a composition and wood jointed body. Uncle Sam has blue glass eyes and his original white mohair wig and goatee. He wears a patriotic costume representing the red, white and blue. Some elements of the outfit appear original while others are excellently crafted, but later, replacements. I love his original black boots. His head is incised "S/1/Germany" on the back of the neck and head. The head is in excellent condition with no chips, cracks, or repairs. The body retains its original finish. What a great character to add to a doll collection!
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Lynette Gross or Joan Farrell, Carmel Indianapolis, IN
Antique dolls of high quality at fair prices backed by expertise and professionalism, sold with love
Lynette has returned from London and Amsterdam with many treasures. Keep watching for new additions!