Precious 19" Simon & Halbig #1248 Bisque Head Doll

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  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: May 15, 2009
  • Channel: Auction House

*Precious Simon & Halbig Antique Doll*

This pretty Antique German doll is 19" tall and is marked; 1248 Germany Simon & Halbig S&H 8 on the back of her bisque head. Her bisque has a very creamy appearance, no rubs, cracks, hairlines or chips. I have inspected her very well, she's amazingly beautiful. She has pierced ears wih pearl earrings that may be original. One earring came out but I have it. She has brown glass open-close eyes that are probably original. Some of her eye wax is worn off as well as all of her real upper lashes. This dolly had real upper lashes instead of painted ones. She has deep nostrils with the dots inside, beautiful painted lips with the characteristic (for this mold number) triangle on the lower lip. She has 4 beautiful porcelain teeth and a chin dimple. Her wig is a honey blonde and matches her eyebrows perfectly. The wig is tagged "made in Spain". It is still partially glued on and she also has a pate. Her wig is human hair, very thick and antique, I don't know if it's original or not, the tag throws me. She has been redressed and her clothes are vintage and very nice. Her body is fully jointed composition and appears to have been painted at some point although not recently, I don't think. Arms are strung tight enough for posing but legs are a little loose for holding poses. The banding
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