T his Kestner beauty will steal your heart. She is 18 1/2 inches tall.
For price reference see page # 319 in the book,'Doll Values' 13th Edition by Linda Edward. And on page #134 in the book'Kestner King of Dollmakers' by Jan Foulke. She is the seldom seen mold #241. She is well marked on the back of her head (see photo). She has two small paint chips off her left side of her head under her wig (see photo).Her gorgeous blue glass eyes sparkle and her turned up mouth appears to want to speak. She retains her original plaster pate and her original light brown wig. She has open/close eyes; socket head; and open mouth. She does not have any repainting as examined by a black light.
And she does not have any hairlines as examined by a bright light. She has her nice original body. She is dressed in antique lace trimmed pantaloons; antique slip; darling antique cotton print dress; an antique red wool cape (the hood is line in silk that is melting); brown antique socks and antique shoes.She is a wonderful character doll. I will include a stand at no charge so she will be ready to display and love. And she is definitely the'whole package'. From my home to yours. Delivered right to your front door. Don't forget to add me on as a favorite. The item "RARE KESTNER ANTIQUE BISQUE DOLL Mold #241" is in sale since Thursday, August 20, 2020. This item is in the category "Dolls & Bears\Dolls\Antique (Pre-1930)\Bisque\German". The seller is "honeyandshars" and is located in Sun City West, Arizona.
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