Kestner, the King of Dollmakers, brings you this exceptional 168-model girl, with a bright bisque head, glass sleep eyes, and an adorable costume. She stands at 22” tall, with a beautiful presentation, and a high-quality original fully-jointed body that is bound to please. She’s in fantastic condition, and would make a fine addition to any collection. Snatch her up now before she’s gone!
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She stands at 22” tall, with a bisque socket head, with painted and molded features: brown glass sleep eyes, painted upper and lower lashes, feathered brown brow, and an open mouth with four square-cut upper teeth. She has her original antique wood and composition body, fully-jointed, and wears a lovely human hair blond wig with bangs and banana curls.
She wears a pink and white lace-trimmed bonnet, and a pale pink silk dress with lace trim, while underneath goes a white cotton antique chemise, half slip, and pantaloons, with white socks and cream oilcloth shoes.
MARKS: made in Germany 168 08 [back of head, incised]
CONDITION: The bisque is good, with high quality modeling and painting of features, and no hairlines, cracks, chips, or restoration. She does have a very small pepper speck or two to the face. The full-jointed body has only minor and expected age wear, with a beautiful original finish and tight stringing, with only some wear to the joints. The hands and feet are good. The costume has only minor and typical age wear. The wig is soft and supple. Overall, this is a great girl, with no issues!
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Kestner 168 Antique Bisque Child Doll 22” in Cute Costume