25: French bisque head automation doll jumping rope wi
French bisque head automation doll jumping rope with metal arms and composition legs, probably late 19th c., the mechanism marked "Germany". Doll 11.5"h., OA 16.5"h.x8.5"w.
The wind-up mechanism is working, overall dirty, paint losses to her heels and to the gilt metal frame, hair is loose/detached- very nice example. Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Wiederseim Associates, Inc. Auctioneers shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging.