Antique 1890s German Bisque Armand Marseilles 370 Doll w Kestner Body DH63

Vintage German Bisque Doll

Height: 14.5" tall

Marks: made by Armand Marseilles, "370, AM, DEP"

Material: Bisque Head and Hands

Body Materials: Kestner Sewn Toes all Kid Leather Body; slight hole to one toe; arms restrung on

Condition: no chips or cracks to hands or head

Age: 1890s

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Doll Details:

Here she is- a really lovely shoulderhead dolly- in a darling teal costume! Armand Marseilles made such lovely heads- isn't she charming!

This is a nice smaller cabinet sized girl, with a darling face, quite finely and delicately modeled, particularly the nose and eyebrows. Her eyes are the antique originals, pretty fixed paperweight glass eyes, nicely matched in a gorgeous shade of deep brown. She has long painted upper and lower lower lashes, good, bright cheek blush, and well painted, slightly parted deep coral lips with fine white inset teeth- and look at that tiny chin dimple!

Her kid leather jointed body is the original, and really fine for the head- it's a Kestner body with sewn toes! AM often purchased bodies from other manufacturers, and vice versa, though it's a bit uncommon to see an AM 370 with such a fine body. Slight damage to one foot as seen. She wears a really nice
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