"Awwe" Inducing 17" Simon & Halbig 1488 Rare Character Child Doll SO CUTE!
Bisque socket head on a fully jointed composition and wood toddler body. Blue sleep eyes with painted upper and lower lashes, feathered brows, closed full mouth sensitive modeling and shading, with a somewhat pouting expression, light blond hand mohair hair wig. Dressed in an adorable pink cotton organdy dress with cream lace trim, dropped waist, antique white cotton full slip with dropped waist, antique cotton pantaloons, antique cream silk socks, antique white leather shoes with metal buckles, pretty blue silk bow in her hair, antique gold filled bar pin in the shape of a bow on her dress.
SIMON & HALBIG
CONDITION: There is a faint hairline going from the left upper crown rim and going down into the upper left eye cut and continuing into the left side cheek and terminating at the lower left ear. (See photos). There are some inherent pepper specks to the bisque and a rub to the tip of her nose. Otherwise, this rare character girl has good quality bisque, expert painting, crisp modeling, gentle blushing, nice character expression with the desirable pouty closed mouth. The fully jointed, slant hip composition and wood toddler German body in excellent condition with hardly any age wear, just re-gluing of the split to the left forearm and the right baby finger repaired. This is a rare pouting character by this respected German firm. An endearing girl with so much appeal This pouty is a must for any collection of character dolls or Simon & Halbig aficionado and certainly an opportunity due to her condition! This doll books for $3800 in perfect condition.