Lot No. 137

Lot 137. All original German Chinahead c1870s shoulderhead 21.5″ (55cm). Black centerpart hairdo with curls to side curls and massed lower curls at back, paint rubs to high points on curls/head. Painted features with blue eyes, lidlines, arched brows, cheek blush, closed mouth with darker centerline. Shaped swing cloth body with wood wool fill, brown leather arms with individual thumbs, and elbow seam splits. Antique cotton short sleeved dress with lace trim and age wear, undergarments, and leather boots with right distressed were sewn-on when made.

$150 – $200