267:kestner Shoulder Head Bisque Doll
Kestner Shoulder Head Bisque Doll
German, ca 1885-1890, a bisque swivel head doll, having brown glass sleep eyes, open mouth, bisque forearms and hands, composition jointed legs and feet, leather body, blonde wig, original nursing clothes, incised "9" to back of head, unmarked; ht. 16 in.
Provenance: Personal Property of Mary Meyers, Cincinnati, Ohio
one little finger broken, not believed to be original body.