This particular auction is for a beautiful vintage composition Effanbee Anne Shirley doll! She is still tagged with her original brass heart wrist tag that reads " Effanbee Durable Dolls " and her original paper heart shaped wrist hang tag that reads " I am Anne Shirley inspired by Anne Shirley of RKO - RADIO'S ANNE OF GREEN GABLES. An Effanbee Durable Doll ". Her back is embossed with raised lettering that reads " Effanbee Patsyette Doll ".

The doll is in very good vintage condition with all of her original outfit including dress, jacket, hat, brass tag, paper tag, undies, socks and shoes!!! Her dress is also still tagged with its original label in back reading " Effanbee Durable Dolls, Made in USA ". Her head is just a bit wobbly as though she may need to be restrung at some point in the future. Sitting upon the shelf on a stand, the doll should remain intact for many years to come, but I wanted to point this out. In my opinion, it does not detract from the doll's beauty in any way. And, since I am a novice, I am not aware that it did not come this way originally to help the doll appear to be more realistic. I will leave this for those of you more avid collectors to decide. :)

Doll measures approximately 9 1/2 inches tall. I would guess her to be from the 1920s era. Perhaps she is older.
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