Lot No. 143

Lot 143. Very rare restored Simon & Halbig 151 character bisque 24″ (61cm) c1912. Reinforced and respray to wide back of head U-shaped hairline from pate rim, same restoration and to hairlines at both eyes and surround respray to eyelashes and top of cheeks. Painted features with original blue eyes, stroke brows. Open closed pink gloss mouth with molded teeth, darker shading and peak ascents. Ash-blonde mohair wig, cardboard pate. Ball jointed wood composition excellent body with repainted hands. Period cream silk dress with lovely cream lace and blue ribbon trim, bone lace sock, rexine strap shoes, petticoat/pantaloons need a clean, matching hat.

$600 – $800