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*Darling* UNIS 301 Blue-Eyed Doll 17" with Lovely Silk Dress
This girl is the sweetest of the sweet, with her chunky cheeks and endearing expression... The French dollmakers within UNIS truly made a real beauty with this all-original UNIS 301. Adorned in a vintage pink silk dress with decorative lace, she is bound to make you smile! She'll be having the other dolls in your collection offering her hugs to welcome her into the family! She also comes with an extra Human Hair blond wig which may be original to her and an additional soft mohair curly wig for a more modern touch. Her original body is lovely too, with the original working cryer torso -- give the strings a pull, and hear her call to you! She's a real darling, and she'll find a place in your heart for sure!
*YES, she is available on layaway! Give us a call anytime at 718.859.0901 to discuss terms or just let us know at checkout! She's also offered with FREE shipping within the USA!*
Bisque socket head with selective blushing over a nicely-modeled face, with a very French-styled expression. Open mouth with four square-cut upper teeth, and blue glass sleep eyes, with original blond lashes, painted lower lashes, and feathered flyaway brows. Antique original wood & composition body, with the working original cryer mechanism -- pull strings are in great condition, give them a pull! Strung well, so she can pose nicely. The forearms and hands are appropriate French doll replacements. She stands at 17" tall, with two wigs: her original antique blond human hair wig, and a blond soft mohair wig in a short, curly style.
She wears her original antique costume: a thin silk dress in a nice rose shade, with original lace overlay and trim, with green velvet insertion ribbon. A decorative flower sits in her hair. Underneath the dress she wears her original antique underwear: white cotton half slip with lace trim and pink insertion ribbon, and white cotton pantaloons. Black cotton knit socks, and old fabric cream shoes (age wear).
MARKS UNIS FRANCE 71 301 149 6
CONDITION : Overall, Excellent. Fine quality bisque head with expert painting of features, crisp modeling of sweet face. Extremely minor rubbing to the tip of the nose. Bisque head is free of any hairlines, cracks, chips, or restoration. Glass eyes shine well, and sleep well. Original lashes still very much present. The human hair wig is in good condition, with the attached original pate. Wood & composition original antique body is very nice, even though the forearms and hands are appropriate French replacements. The body has its original color and shine, with a pleasant shade and the working cryer mechanism. Nice stringing allows for tight posing. Age wear is minimal, however expected. The costume is fabulous, for being original -- it is always a pleasure when the original costumes hold up so well!
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