Rare Antique Bisque Kaiser Baby KR 100 11" in Original Costume
It is said that this baby was modeled after the likeness of Wilhelm II, Kaiser (or emperor) of Germany, who lived from 1859-1941. This K&R model 100 is one of the earliest character doll put out on the market, and is the first character baby made by K&R!
Baby is dressed in hard to find wonderful antique original linen costume and cotton knitted slip, also he has his small toy as pictured
Marks: 28 K & R 100 (back of head, incised)
Condition: Generally Excellent. The bisque head is free of hairlines, cracks, chips, or restoration. The modeling is sweet and crisp, with a great expression that can only be found among the Kaiser babies. The body has its original finish with few small chips and small repair on one of his leg fingers. The costume is good, with no real issues, and presents very well, with only typical age wear.
He is snugly strung and displays beautifully!
This adorable doll is available on our customizable layaway plans! With a layaway plan, you can secure this item for yourself, while taking your time to pay at your own pace! Give us a call at 516-897-5576 or email us for payment details or layaway options.