Lot No. 095
Exquisite 18.5” (47 cm) Simon & Halbig 1199 Oriental child c1890s amber ocher bisque. Unusual incised marking “SH 1199 // Germany//DEP// 71/2” (note first 9 has tail and enclosed top loop). Deep molded brown glass sleeping Oriental angled eyes, many fine angled lashes, angled black stylish feathered brows, accented eye corners and nostrils, soft cheek blush. Superb deep molded open mouth with fine shading and peak accents, four porcelain upper teeth. Pierced modeled ears with silver butterfly earrings and three coral beads. Original black up swept mohair wig and cardboard pate, color beaded flower head piece and decorative blue gold hair slide. Factory finish amber-tinted composition wood ball-jointed body, original body cut but no sound from crier, has original dual pull strings with clear and blue glass beads. Especially superior example of this model with flawless matte ochre bisque. Hand stitched outfit with gold cotton top and pants, velvet jacket with oriental pattern, vintage cloth slip on shoes with bells, look divine.
$2,000 – $2,800