Lot No. 096
Rare Simon & Halbig 164 Oriental Burmese Lady c1912 amber ocher bisque 18.5” (47 cm). Incised “265 // 164 // 44”. Brown glass sleeping almond shape eyes, black angled lashes, serrated lush black brows with fine outer feathering, accented eye corners and nostrils, soft cheek blush. Superb deep molded open mouth with protruding shaped upper lip, four porcelain upper teeth. Well modeled ears and slender face. Black mohair upswept wig made in London by Bramble & Pinegar, replaced pate. Factory finish amber-tinted composition wood ball-jointed body, with paint missing on one bum cheek, original red hand accents and detailed fingers. Very rare Oriental model with flawless matte ochre bisque. Original tan woven silk Oriental jacket and long pants with emerald/pink silk trim, cream silk embroidery on the jacket with four pink/cream silk flowers. Original long Johns, white socks, and black rexine flat shoes with metal front decoration.
$2,500 – $3,500