*FALL SALE!!! As fall quickly approaches, promising a change in the colors of the leaves and blustier winds, along with it comes a new sale! Here at Kathy Libraty's Antiques, we are offering a number of our delightful dolls, doll clothing, and accessories for dramatically-lowered prices! As we approach the end of the year holidays, we are making many of our wonderful items available at incredible and affordable prices. Bisque German and French dolls, China ladies, doll gowns -- you can find all of these in our huge Fall sale! Send us an email, or give us a call to find out more, and to snatch up that darling doll or accessory you've been holding out for!*
The King of Dollmakers never disappoints, and it is my pleasure to bring another delightful Kestner 167 for your doll pleasure! With her bright blue eyes and bright presentation, from her golden curls to her crisp whites, she is bound to please, drawing attention from all over. Whether she'll be standing proudly in your collection cabinet, or if you're a more hands-on collector, this sweet girl will have you smiling from the moment you take her out of her box! She's also available on a layaway, so you can take your time to pay!
***Yes, she is available on layaway! Give us a call at 718-859-0901 for payment details or layaway options, or to discuss this doll!***
Bisque socket head with original blue glass eyes (set) with painted upper and lower lashes, feathered thick brows, and an open mouth with four upper teeth. Nice smooth complexion, with pleasant dolly features. On her original wood & composition body, with beautiful original shiny finish, with almost no age wear, with great hands and original GERMANY stamp. She stands at 20" tall and wears a blond soft mohair wig in short, tight curls. She is dressed in a lovely white cotton antique dress, with eyelet lace trim on the collar, cuffs, and bottom hem, along with tucking on the skirt and along the breast. Underneath goes a white cotton organdy full slip with lace trim and insertion ribbon, along with white cotton pantaloons, antique as well, with tucking and lace trim. Cream antique socks, and black faux leather shoes adorn her feet.
MARKS: [Back of Head] D 1/2 made in 8 1/2 Germany 167
[Back of torso] GERMANY 3361
CONDITION: Excellent. Very beautiful glowing bisque with pleasant color, finely painted features, well modeled face with nice expression. Head is free of hairlines, cracks, chips, or restoration. The eyes are set. The body in all original finish condition, with great shiny finish, and the original GERMANY stamp on the back (see photos). Hands are great with no missing fingers; there seems to be a tiny bit of scrubbing to the left fingers, where the tip of the pointer finger has been chipped. Overall, she is a gorgeous girl!
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