1870s C. F. Kling Parian Bisque Doll 20 inches1870s C. F. Kling Parian Bisque Doll 20 inches1870s C. F. Kling Parian Bisque Doll 20 inches1870s C. F. Kling Parian Bisque Doll 20 inches1870s C. F. Kling Parian Bisque Doll 20 inches1870s C. F. Kling Parian Bisque Doll 20 inches1870s C. F. Kling Parian Bisque Doll 20 inches1870s C. F. Kling Parian Bisque Doll 20 inches1870s C. F. Kling Parian Bisque Doll 20 inches

This is a beautiful 20" tall circa 1870s German bisque, so-called parian, shoulder head doll made by C. F. Kling company. This doll has light blue glass eyes. She has a bald pate and is fitted with what could be her original brunette human hair wig. The only mark on the shoulder head is a 0 center back. She has a factory made antique cloth body with leather hands. Her antique clothing consists of chemise, pantaloons, petticoat, black stockings, and a turquoise wool challis dress with black ribbon trim. She wears a tiny round brooch at the neck, and a rhinestone set hair comb in her hair.

Condition: The doll's front right lower corner of the shoulder plate is chipped off. There is a dark kiln speck, like a beauty mark, between her right ear and her eye. Her body has patches. Her dress has several holes and I had to open up the cuffs in order to get the dress on and off for photos. I have left her wig loose so the head can be more easily examined.

This is one of my favorite models that Kling made. She is a beauty.

Item ID: 022018Dkd


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1870s C. F. Kling Parian Bisque Doll 20 inches

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Kathy Turner
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