8" (20 cm.) German Bisque Doll, 1894, by Marseille
Bisque socket head, blue glass inset eyes, painted facial features, slightly-parted lips, four tiny porcelain teeth, blonde mohair wig, thinning with five-piece paper mache body with painted stockings and shoes, nicely costumed. Marks: 1894 A.M. 9/0 dep Germany. Generally excellent, original finish on rare body, flake inside two fingers. (See Photos) Marseille, circa 1897.
Marseille 1894 9/0 Dep Germany