ANTIQUE-CHINA-HEAD-DOLL-CLOTH-BODY-GERMANY. I loved this beauty! Sigh...sold $268.88, eBay, Jun, 2014. ANTIQUE CHINA HEAD DOLL, CLOTH BODY. GERMANY. 25" TALL. HAS LEATHER ARMS & HANDS THAT HAVE DAMAGE AND HAVE BEEN CLUED. ORIGINAL LEATHER SHOES THAT HAVE DAMAGE. BODY AND HEAD ARE IN EXCELLENT CONDITION. CLOTHES ARE ANTIQUE, BUT MAY NOT BE ORIGINAL TO THE DOLL. HAS A HAND KNITTED SWEATER, VELVET AND CLOTH DRESS, CAMASOLE, PETTICOAT WITH LACE AND EMBROIERY, PANTALOONS, LEATHER SHOES. BEAUTIFULLY PAINTED FACE. HIGHLY DETAILED MOLDED BLACK HAIR.
Very rare, all original German papier-mâché novelty doll with blue glass eyes, slit-inserted brunette hair in elaborate coiffure, with cone-shaped skirt that opens at center front to reveal a miniature kitchen with lithographed paper tile walls and floors, and fitted with shelves, a table, and an abundance of tinware plates, pots, and utensils. Circa 1870.