Up for grabs is a wonderful doll with Belton head, flat top with 3 string holes and original skin wig. She has straight wrists making her early and all fingers present.
Head perfect but could have a flake off. One earring hole on her applied ears. She has perfectly matched paperweight eyes that are beautifully. Set Narrow and perfectly painted eyebrows.
The eyelashes are also very delicately painted. Her original Jumeau 8 ball body with straight wrists making her a early doll with open closed Bru mouth. She has been in my personal.Collection for over 10 years. She is about 140 years old and has been unplayed with all this time. To the body which is from age. White bisque and no damage to the painting. Hairlines or damage to the bisque in any way. She came with her white dress, long slip and half slip, wool stockings and leather shoes that are much newer. I made her a velvet cape from 1920 silk velvet and antique lace.
I love to make things with lace that will be. Displayed for years to come as it is a lost art.
She has a custom necklace of 14K gold filled beads, amethyst. She is on a unmarked 8 ball Jumeau body with very little paint loss. She has a gold pin from. Fraternity Sigma Alpha Iota with little rubies and is larger.Than the ones made today. I was in the music and art fraternities at college as I had a triple major. My third major was clothing. I can send more pictures if you are interested.
Her only mark is a scroll 5 on the center of her head in the back. Overseas buyers please use Global addresses. I will be listing more wonderful dolls in the near future so check back. The item "Antique 14.5 FRENCH TRADE BELTON 1880 bru type open closed mouth, jumeau body" is in sale since Wednesday, June 24, 2020.This item is in the category "Dolls & Bears\Dolls\Antique (Pre-1930)\Bisque\German". The seller is "discoverdolls" and is located in El Paso, Texas. This item can be shipped to United States, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Panama, Jamaica, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Uruguay.