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Simon Halbig 1249 Bisque Head Girl Doll

Auction:
2314
Lot:
143
Sold for:
$264$225

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2314
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
November 03, 2005 10:00AM

Description:

Simon Halbig 1249 Bisque Head Girl Doll, Germany, early 20th century, brown sleeping eyes, open mouth, upper teeth, pierced ears (crack from crown to neck down left side of face, not touching features, hairlines back head), impressed mark 1249 DEP B Germany, blonde mohair wig, fully articulated composition body in original finish, (thumb and finger broken left hand), original red gingham dress and bonnet with white lawn pinafore, red fabric shoes marked Made in Germany on soles, ht. 12 in.

Provenance: Olga S. Chase received this doll from her mother, Elsie Wiese Schwind.
Estimate $200-300

Keywords

Germany, Simon Halbig, Bisque Head , hairlines back head , Olga S. Chase, Elsie Wiese Schwind, Bisque