Schoenau & Hoffmeister brings you this adorable little girl doll, standing at 9”, ready to adorn your cabinet! She has a bisque socket head, with blue glass sleep eyes, and a desirable fully-jointed composition body, which is a rarer feature for smaller dolls. She’s in an adorable costume, so what’s not to love? Snatch her up now!
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She stands at 9” tall, with a bisque socket head, with painted and molded features: blue glass sleep eyes, painted upper and lower lashes, tapered brown brows, an open mouth with four upper teeth, and blushed cheeks. She stands on her original rare fully-jointed composition body, and wears a cute brown short wig.
She wears a cotton dress with plaid skirt and bodice, and antique white cotton slip and pantaloons underneath. She wears little real leather shoes.
MARKS: SPBH 1909 12/0 [back of head, incised]
CONDITION: There are no issues with the bisque, which has high-quality modeling and painting of features, with no hairlines, cracks, chips, or restoration. There is a small rub to the nose. The glass eyes sleep well. The body is in good condition, with only the most minor wear and areas of touchup. The costume is good, with only minor wear; this is to be expected with antique and vintage doll clothing, but overall, the costume is great and presents well!
*Please note that the price shown for this doll was calculated by factoring in the doll’s condition carefully. The doll’s condition is described fully in the "Condition" paragraph above. Any damage or flaws are carefully evaluated as to the manner in which they may reduce the retail value of this item. Unless there is some major issue we overlooked in the condition report, we decline to entertain any proposals for price reductions due to a less than perfect condition report. Most dolls that are over 100 years old will have encountered issues over the years and perfection is rare when it comes to antiques.
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Schoenau & Hoffmeister 1909 Antique Bisque Girl Doll 9”