Beyond amazing in every way, this beauty is one of those dolls that will take your collection to the world class level; after all, anyone can have a Jumeau, but few collectors can boast owning and loving so EXTRAORDINARY a doll. The Mein Liebling is a "must have" for every collection; but this 27" glass eyed example is the most coveted version you'll find. Her closed pouting mouth is exactly what makes her stand out amongst the coveted child characters of her era. Snap her up while she is still here; this is one of those dolls that you just won't be able to say no to!
*Yes, you can put her on layway! Take up to TEN months to pay for this beautiful, rare doll, and make an investment that will last you a lifetime. Give us a call anytime at 718-859-0901 to hear an in hand description of her condition or to discuss layaway terms!*
Bisque socket head on a fully jointed Kammer & Reinhardt composition and wood German doll body. Beautiful original blue sleep eyes with painted upper and lower lashes, feathered brows, closed mouth, dimpled chin, original brown mohair hand tied wig in gentle curls plus a fantastic brown French human hair wig.
Dressed in a lovely antique white dotted Swiss cotton pinafore with self ruffles, antique cotton blouse, antique fancy full slip with three tiers of ruffled lace trim with pin insertion ribbon, lace edges collar and arm holes. a wonderful set of antique split cotton pantaloons, cream cotton knit socks, original tan leather shoes with single straps, a fabulous pink bow atop her head.
MARKS: K & R
SIMON & HALBIG
CONDITION: Excellent. Lovely quality smooth bisque with pleasant coloring, expert and fine decoration of features, wonderfully sculptured modeling of adorable face with character expression, closed pouting mouth and original sleep eyes. The antique Kammer & Reinhardt body is in excellent condition. This doll normally books for $6300 but I am offering her at a significantly reduced price. A captivating doll with desirable pouting expression and closed mouth. Another standard MUST for any collection and this one has a great look and presence to her!
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Once in a Lifetime 27" Kammer & Reinhardt 117 'Mein Liebling' All Antique German Character Doll