The SFBJ 236 “Laughing Jumeau” character is a MUST-HAVE for any doll collection: those big bright blue sleep eyes give off an alluring gaze, accompanied by the deeply-molded features, especially that molded open-closed mouth, with two upper teeth, and blushed cheeks. This particular girl stands just over 13” on a beautiful toddler jointed body, topped with a brown wig, and all adorned in a fabulous costume that is bound to draw attention. She is in excellent condition too, having held up well over the many years. These beautiful laughing characters made by SFBJ only become rarer and rarer in the doll world as time goes on, making this delightful little “Laughing Jumeau” toddler girl the next doll you NEED in your collection! Snatch her up now, before she’s gone!
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She has a bisque socket head, with painted and deeply-molded features, in the SFBJ 236 “Laughing Character” model: she has blue glassset eyes, with painted lower lashes, light brown lashes, and a molded open-closed mouth with two upper teeth. She stands at 13.5” tall, on a fully-jointed wood and composition SFBJ toddler body. She wears a chocolate brown human hair wig in a short bob cut style.
She wears an organdy pleated pink bonnet with ribbon ties, along with a white and rose pink strap apron skirt, with a white cotton antique cotton shirt with surface embroidery, and flower details to the collar, with scallop-edged sleeve cuffs. Underneath goes a white cotton antique full slip, and a pair of white cotton antique pantaloons, along with white knit socks and a pair of high-quality burgundy brown French-style reproduction shoes.
MARKS: SFBJ 236 PARIS 4 [back of head, incised]
-Blue oval PARIS stamp on back of torso; half of stamp is worn off-
CONDITION: The bisque head is free of any hairlines, cracks, chips, or restoration, with top quality modeling and painting of features. There is a slight, faint firing flaw to the forehead. The blue glass eyes are aligned straight in the head. The wood and composition body is tightly strung, and has only minor typical wear, with only the most minor touchup on the joints, and some composition flaking on the left forearm. The wig has a fluffy body, with no smokey odors, and bears a pleasant silhouette. The costume is in great condition, with only minor and typical age wear. The shoes are high-quality reproduction French-style shoes, a perfect supplement to this French character!
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RARE SFBJ 236 “Laughing Jumeau” Character French Toddler Doll 13.5”