Lovely Italian felt character doll by Lenci. This 14 inch girl is all original and in excellent condition, clean and bright, in her original box. Beautifully molded face with pressed and painted features – vibrant complexion with blushed cheeks, brown side-glancing eyes, long painted lashes, thin arched brows, painted nostrils and closed mouth with pursed lips. Gorgeous original brown mohair wig arranged in coiled braids. Original Italian historical costume with fresh and vibrant colors includes white blouse, red felt skirt with gold appliques, matching cropped jacket, gold ribbon bow with gold-painted wooden cross, red felt "coiffe" with gold lace overlay and blue felt loops, bright white undergarments and red felt shoes. Original box with Lenci label, in very good condition with very minor corner wear (pictured). From the 1938 catalog. An exceptionally beautiful doll, beautifully preserved.
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