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*ALL-ORIGINAL* 23”Hertel & Schwabb 152 Chunky Pale Character Baby- Those Dimples!
Just look at that face, wow! She’s so pale, so adorable, and so full of love and life! Those icy-blue eyes really make the Hertel & Schwabb 152 unique in its presentation, and it’s even better when the doll is in this big a size! And those adorable dimples just don't quit! She will fit in a big carriage, carrier, or crib, or even your collection cabinet if you can make the space! She’s even adorned in her original costume -- need we say more?! She's on a beautiful original finish body. Make her your own -- she’s even available for layaway, so don’t hesitate to jump at this chance!
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Bisque socket head with nice modeling and painting of features. Ice blue glass sleep eyes with painted lashes, feathered flyaway brows, and an open mouth with four upper teeth. Slight rosiness to cheeks, and overall pale bisque. Deep cheek dimples. Original composition baby body, with original finish. She wears her original human hair light brown wig.
She is adorned in a beautiful all-antique and all-original costume, starting with a crochet net bonnet, which frames her face beautifully. She wears a white cotton baby gown with vine embroidery along the chest and shoulders, with net lace to the shoulders and bottom hem. White cotton full slip underneath, and white wool diaper. Pink knit wool booties.
Marks: 152 13
CONDITION: Excellent. Bisque head free of any hairlines, cracks, chips, or restoration. Overall, her bisque is gorgeous, and her eyes sleep well, with that traditional Hertel & Schwabb icy blue. Great modeling and painting of facial features. There is paint touchup to the neck of the torso and the arms. The body is in good condition too, with the original finish, and strung well, but some significant surface scrubbing to the knees and legs. Costume is fabulous and in great condition. This girl need to be held in your loving arms!
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