I will consider Best Offers on this beautiful Kestner! This is one of the most beautiful Kestner 143 character dolls you will ever find! This darling character child is one of Kestner's most popular mold numbers they ever made & when you look at her face, you will understand why! This sweetie has presence & personality plus! This darling has huge brown glass sleep eyes, expert painting of lashes & feathered brows. Her bisque is exceptionally lovely with very good coloring. Her darling outlined mouth is open with two adorable teeth showing. She has her plaster pate. She is marked J. Made In Germany 13 143. There are no hairlines or repairs to this sweet girl. There is a tiny very faint scratch mark on the right side of the bridge of her nose, this in the making and very minor. She has an inside ridge on the front of her head, this can be felt from the inside and does not show on the outside, again in the making. There is a teeny white mark on her lower left cheek. These are all very minor.
She is on a very nice Kestner fully jointed body with it's original finish. This nice composition body has some paint touch up on the balls at the top of her thighs and some normal age wear. The red Germany mark is in the back. This adorable doll is wearing the most incredible antique yellow cotton dress with embroidered flowers. This dress is absolutely fabulous & truly shows her presence. She has a matching yellow slip and underpants. Her darling antique yellow coat has lace and black buttons. She has antique socks and vintage shoes. Her darling antique straw hat has a beautiful ribbon. Her lovely dark blonde wig is a quality replacement.
She is the larger sized Kestner 143, standing at 21 inches tall & harder to find in this larger size. Circa 1890 You will just love her!
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