Head is perfect and ears are applied. She has perfectly matched paperweight eyes that are beautifully. The eyelashes are also very delicately painted.Jumeau 8 ball body open closed Bru mouth. Her body could also be seen on the Schmitt dolls. With straight wrists and droopy butt. She is free if hairlines, cracks or restorations. She has been in my personal. Collection for over 10 years. She is about 160 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. 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 the earliest 8 ball Jumeau body with very little paint loss. She has a gold filled 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 doll 14.5 BELTON 1880 open/closed mouth, Jumeau 8-Ball body Excellent" is in sale since Wednesday, November 11, 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.
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