Almost 12.5" in height, this antique china head resembles German molds from the late 1800s, early 1900s. She is intact but does have a couple of condition issues. Please see the seventh, eighth, ninth, and tenth photos for what look to be mold imperfections of the legs, rubber band residue on a wrist (Deteriorating rubber bands were holding her sleeves around her wrists since her hands disappear otherwise.), a rip in the linen material of one arm where the filling spills out if handled too roughly (This could be remedied with a repair- a patch or even tape), and paint loss to the back of her head.
Her cotton and lace undergarments, slip, dress, and apron appear to be handmade and do have loose stitching, fading, and a missing closure (on the slip). Her hat is worn, the ribbon frayed, and the "feather" (Not sure if this is an actual feather or some sort of plant matter.) bent.
No chips, cracks, or breaks are evident on the porcelain body or head of this doll.
Do let me know if you'd like more photos as I'll be happy to oblige.
Your doll will be sent via Priority Mail and fully insured.
Thank you for looking.
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Because of the variation in sales tax throughout of the state, I am charging a flat rate of 8.875% on purchases made by residents of New York state.
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I do not ship to third party shipping companies. Please know that if you have something shipped to a third party shipping company without my knowledge, the item is not insured or covered for any loss or damage. I'll be happy to ship anywhere in the world. Just ask!
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Ship items back to me within: 7 days of delivery
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