This is a antique 1860s-1870s German Kestner china high brow or flat top type shoulder head doll dressed in an antique boy's black velvet suit. This doll has an antique body with original china lower arms and legs, though cloth portion of legs have been redone. The snug fitting clothing consists of short trousers and matching jacket, both white cotton trim. Black shoe buttons close the jacket in front.
Condition is overall good, no chips, cracks or repairs to the china parts, There is wear to the hair color in back on the high points.
Do your girls need a male companion. This handsome fellow stands ready to support them.