Gorgeous Angelic Simon & Halbig 1249 DEP Santa 15" Bisque Head Antique Doll

This is a beautiful 15" Simon & Halbig 1249 Santa antique bisque head doll in excellent condition. Very sweet angelic face and dressed in an adorable ensemble!
S & H. 1249
Lovely bisque socket head on original composition and wood body. Original blue sleep eyes and original wax. Pierced ears. Painted upper and lower lashes. Shiny and molded eyebrows. Open mouth with 4 porcelain teeth. Triangular shading of the lower lip characteristic of the Santa mold. Platinum blond color mohair wig. Beautiful clothing consisting of pantaloons, two slip layers, pintucked/ruffled/lace/ribbon dress, ruffled bonnet with lace and ribbon, buckled leather ankle strap shoes that button at the ankle, socks.
Condition: Excellent. Beautiful bisque head with gorgeous coloring. No hairlines or restoration to the head. One very tiny chip at her left pierced ear that I had never noticed until now. Body in great condition. Can still see the red outlines on her fingers and toes. For thoroughness and accuracy, there is one small area of darker paint on her left upper thigh (see photo), a small area on her left knee joint where composition is chipped off (see photo), and a little chipped composition on her right arm elbow joint (see photo). Overall, the body is in terrific condition! This is a lovely smaller
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