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Kestner Bisque Head Oriental Baby

Auction:
2345
Lot:
738
Sold for:
$3,819$3,250

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2345
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 29, 2006 10:00AM

Description:

Kestner Bisque Head Oriental Baby, early 20th century, sleeping brown glass eyes (tiny flakes on lower left lid), open mouth with wobble tongue and two upper inset teeth, overall even coloring, pink-toned cheeks, impressed K 14 Made in Germany 243 JDK marks, (1/8 inch square wig pull between J and D), black mohair wig, yellow tinted five-piece bent limb body (some darkening and cracking of paint), lime green and orange Chinese outfit with bullion braid trim on clothes and shoes, (outfit has some fading), head circ. 13 1/2, lg. 18 in.
Estimate $3,500-5,500

Keywords

Oriental Baby, Kestner Bisque Head , Germany, Kestner