This is an antique Hertwig & Co china head doll, part of the Pet Name series. She is called Ethel. labeled on the front chestpiece below the head in embossed and gilded letters. The back of the doll is marked Patent Applied For Germany. She also has porcelain arms and legs and a cloth body. Her dress is mauve taffeta with a pink taffeta apron, collar, sleeve ruffles, and bonnet lining. Hertwig produced the Pet Name dolls in a variety of sizes for Butler Bros in 1905. This is a low brown style molded hair doll, the hair and facial features are hand painted. The head is 3 3/4" top to bottom, total height of the doll is 17." I do not see any damage to the porcelain. MBR.
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