This extraordinarily-rare Bahr & Proschild girl comes to you in the unique 230 mold, with a lovely shoulder head, and blue glass sleep eyes. The bisque shoulder head is molded in that rare 230 style, while she stands at 25” tall, on an original kidskin body, pin-jointed, with bisque lower arms. She’s topped with golden curls, and is adorned in a lovely teal velvet costume that is sure to please. Snatch her up now -- this is the doll you have been waiting for!
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She has a bisque shoulder head, with painted and molded features: blue glass sleep eyes, with painted upper and lower lashes; an open mouth with four upper teeth, feathered dark brown brows, and an overall pale complexion with selectively-blushed features. She stands at 25” tall on an antique kidskin body, pin-jointed, with bisque lower arms (more modern replacements). She wears a curly blond mohair wig.
She wears a white organdy cotton bonnet, with a wide brim for a lovely silhouette; she also wears a teal blue velvet dress with white trim, and a snap button back closure. Underneath goes a white cotton antique sleeveless full slip, pantaloons, and simple cream socks with green leather shoes.
MARKS: 230 - 13 [back of head plate, incised]
CONDITION: The bisque head is free of any hairlines, cracks, chips, or restoration, with top quality modeling and painting of features. The bluen glass eyes are aligned straight in the head and sleep well. The kidskin body has only the most minor of age wear, overall having held up beautifully, with sturdy stitching, sturdy joints, and a nice aged finish. The bisque lower arms are more modern replacements, but they fit well and look appropriate. 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. Overall, she’s a beautiful doll, having held up very well over the years.
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RARE Bahr & Proschild 230 Antique Kidskin Shoulderhead Child Doll 25”