Lot No. 098

Lot 98.

Naked possible J.D. Kestner c1880s “Lady” 17.5″ (44.5cm), pale bisque shoulderhead doll, unmarked. Intricate blonde upswept hairstyle with blonde sculpted central curls entwined black gloss ribbon with central bow at the crown. Gorgeous raised blue ruffled edge blouse with central bow and gold trim. Pierced ears with blue glass pear-shaped antique earrings. Elite painted features with cobalt blue eyes, tapered brown gloss brows, upper black/red lidlines, well blushed cheeks, closed mouth with darker gloss centerline. Antique wood filled shaped body with swing joints. Parian lower legs, blue gloss ribbon garters, black shoes, and pink laces, left calf is reglued, and Parian forearms.

$1,000 – $1,500