Bahr and Proschild brings you this adorable child doll, in a most exceptional costume! She stands at 13” tall, with a bisque socket head with a delightful expression, on a beautiful original wood and composition body. A soft blond mohair wig sits atop her head, while she’s dressed in an adorable blue wool sailor costume, topped off with a matching bow. She’s in fabulous condition, and represents some of the more desirable B&P dolls of the 200 series. This petite sweetheart is bound to please! Snatch her up now, and add her to your collection!
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She has a bisque socket head, with painted and molded features; original icy blue glass sleep eyes, painted upper and lower lashes, feathered brown brows, and an open mouth with four teeth. She has pierced ears, and stands at 13” on her original fully-jointed antique wood and composition body.
She wears a gorgeous navy blue wool sailor dress, with long sleeves, accented with white featherstitching on the hem, sleeves, and along the edges of the sailor collar. Matching dark red silk bows sit at the collar of her dress and in her hair. Underneath, she wears a white cotton half slip, with tucks and lace trim at the hem, a white cotton chemise, with lace at the collar and sleeves, and a pair of white cotton pantaloons, with handmade lace trim. On her feet are a pair of black knit socks and black oilcloth shoes with silvertone buckles.
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CONDITION: The bisque head is free of any hairlines, cracks, chips, or restoration, bearing top-quality modeling and painting of features. The glass eyes sleep well, and are set loosely but securely. The body is incredible, with high quality original finish and varnish, and good stringing. Only the most minor and typical age wear is present to the body. The costume is in great shape. Overall, this fabulous girl has held up wonderfully over the years, and would make a fine addition to any collection.
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