Here is a Simon & Halbig 1279 character doll in desirable 14" cabinet size. The doll has wonderful modeling, bisque , painting and expression with characteristic outline lips with accented bottom lower lip and 2 upper teeth. She has brown glass sleep eyes, delicate flyaway ash blond brows, , black painted upper and lower lashes and molded creases under her eye. There are dimples on either side of her mouth and one in her chin. Ears are pierced.. The doll is incised on the head back " S&H. 1279 //DEP. // Germany // 6". The left earring hole has a flake. The right eye has in the making uneven cut on the top outer lid, Blush is even and she has no hairlines. There is old glue residue around the rim. The doll is on her original Simon Halbig body with mostly original finish. I note some paint touch up on the neck rim and hands. She has an antique (probably original) blond mohair wig with original cardboard pate still attached. She wear old ribbed stockings, pale pink leather "Keystone" shoes that still have the original toe rosettes and fancy ankle closures. Her antique Dotted Swiss dress has a flounced skirt and is longer in back. The dress has no closures and is meant to be pinned. It is secured with a lavender silk ribbon around her waist tied in a bow in back. The 1279 mold was registered in 1899. his doll has an endearing face and considerable presence.
14 Inch Simon Halbig 1279 Character Antique Wig Clothes Key Stone Shoes