1392: Rare Simon & Halbig Fashionable Lady Doll.
German bisque socket head lady, marked only two, but without a doubt the S & H 1469 model (tiny paint skip above eye, light drip line on neck, not a damage), adult slender face, pointed chin, high cheekbones, original light brown mohair wig in Gibson style, blue sleeping eyes with real upper eyelashes, pierced ears with earrings, closed mouth. Original jointed composition slender lady body with feet shaped to fit high heels (repaired fingers). Wearing lovely original white voile and lace dress with bead trim, black silk hat, stockings and black high-heeled shoes (quite worn). Extensive wardrobe consisting of about 24 + beautifully made dressmaker outfits, many of them three pieces, made from silk, lace, satin, organdy, and other fine fabrics, some have beaded decoration and seven have matching hats; night clothes, crocheted handbag and parasol, too (minor deteriorating on a few silk pieces). The clothes are in an antique paper-covered trunk. This is a fantastic ensemble, just an unbelievable and extensive wardrobe. Seldom do these lovely wardrobe dolls appear for sale, what a treasure!
Condition (Excellent). Size 14" T.