A sweet antique Heubach * Koppelsdorf character baby. Her bobbed human hair wig with attached pate is original, her socket bisque head has a circumference of 7-1/2" and is incised Heubach * Koppelsdorf // 320-12/0 // Germany, no hairlines, chips or repairs. She has multi-stroke brows, long painted upper and lower lashes, beautiful blue glass sleep eyes set on a weighted rocker, pierced nostrils, an open mouth with 4 upper teeth and rosy cheeks (rubs).
Her 5 piece composition baby body is original. It has had minor repair work done on the fingers and feet. It is in great condition and is tightly strung.
She is wearing a long (18" from shoulder to bottom of hem) antique Christening gown, an antique heavy cotton sleeveless under-dress, a housecoat, diaper, bonnet and a pair of antique leather booties(a little too large and tied with large wired ribbons).
The antique all wood doll cradle is very well made, it retains the original finish, no splintering or separating. The letter ER has been painted on the inside. It is 15-3/8" long and 13" across including the rocker boards. Should you wish to use it for other baby dolls, the bottom panel measures 13 X 5. Included is a lovely pink satin doll blanket and pillow.
Terrific little character baby in a very nice antique cradle - ready to display!
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