Beautiful antique German doll, fully dressed and display ready, 24” Bisque Socket Head by Schoenau Hoffmeister, circa 1909.
Bisque head with cork pate, very nice complexion with blushed cheeks, painted upper and lower lashes, multi-stroke brows, coral lips. Open mouth with 4 teeth. Big brown glass sleep-eyes, clear and working smoothly. Composition body, jointed at the shoulders, elbows, wrists, hips and knees. Perfect composition hands with dimpled knuckles. Beautiful long auburn wig, full and soft, made of human hair, securely glued to head.
This doll has been skillfully redressed in a yellow cotton dress with abundant lace and woven floral trim, matching bonnet with ribbon ties, white knee-length bloomers, off-white patterned tights and reproduction high-button boots. The outfit is well made, well fitting, clean and undamaged.
Doll is marked as shown: S PB H 1909 71/2 Germany
This sweet girl is ready to join your collection.
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