Big Old Antique Bisque Head Composition German A.m Marseille Character Baby Doll
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Big Old Antique Bisque Head Composition German A.m Marseille Character Baby Doll:
UP FOR ADOPTION I am pleased to offer you this “delightful” larger size antique character baby doll. Incised on the back of her bisque head is "AM GERMANY 341/ 8K".Reference attributes this infant to German doll maker Armand Marseille 1924. A larger size in the "341" mold number this baby measures 22" long, head measures 15-1/2" around with tape measure above the brow area. This is a bisque socket head on jointed bent leg composition baby doll body. Doll is strung just fine, beingmetal clip jointed with stringing at the neck, arms and legs. There are red accent linesbetween the fingers and toes for that "life-like" appearance.All fingers and toes intact I do notice wear, scuffs mostly on the finger areas. I do not see any re-paint. Absolutely beautiful Expressive character face with open and close blue glass sleepy eyes that work fine, retains wax on eye lids,baby has painted black lashes around the eyes, lightly painted brows,and closed mouth with wavy darker accent line through the lips, high color blushon her "near perfect"face.She has painted orange brown hair, a few scuffs, built in dirt, I see no cracks on this bisque head. I will remove her head and stuff with tissue for "safe" shipping. Now in addition to this "precious" face this baby dollwears "designer made" clothing. There are tags attached to this gown and bonnet saying "Lorraine .... LA". There areembroidered roses throughout the gown with rose buttons down the back. Her bonnet is lovely, andshe wears undies but no stockings or shoes. She is all ready for her new home with a white rosein her hand. I have taken plenty of photos. Please look at my photos they will serve as part of this description. If you would like further photos or have questions please email me. This character baby is a wonderful example of mold341 and would be a "Treasure" for a collection or display! She will puta "smile" on your face every time you walk by her! I do combine shipping and will be posting more baby dolls this week. Shipping cost in the US would be $12.00 and UP pending your location in the US, outside the US priority mail international with lots of wrap to protect the doll would be $49.00 and UP.I only charge the exact amount for shipping.Please note that Import duties, outside US taxes and charges are not included in the item price or shipping charges. These charges are the buyers responsibility. Thank you and Good Luck!