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This is an outstanding German untinted bisque (PARIAN), high brow shoulder head doll.She has blonde sausage curled hair with a lovely complexion with only a few specks of kiln dust on her forehead!In the nineteenth century, young girls played with dolls much longer than they do today.There were fewer forms of entertainment for adolescent girls, and making elaborate costumes and accessories was an acceptable occupation for young ladies in Victorian times.The body has had repair to the arms in the past, and the hands have individually stitched fingers!Her dress is newer and she's also wearing a bustle, slips, and corset.

Nineteenth-century dolls generally had cloth, wood or leather bodies.Her eyes are a deep blue with red line accents above, and her painted mouth is actually smiling.I can find no significant flaws in this doll, and in fact she only has a few rubs in her hair near the front part.Opinion of value: As with all appraisals, the verbal approximations of value given at ROADSHOW events are our experts' opinions formed from their knowledge of antiques and collectibles, market trends, and other factors.Although our valuations are based on research and experience, opinions can, and sometimes do, vary among experts.

Nineteenth-century dolls generally had cloth, wood or leather bodies.

Her eyes are a deep blue with red line accents above, and her painted mouth is actually smiling.

I can find no significant flaws in this doll, and in fact she only has a few rubs in her hair near the front part.

Opinion of value: As with all appraisals, the verbal approximations of value given at ROADSHOW events are our experts' opinions formed from their knowledge of antiques and collectibles, market trends, and other factors.

Although our valuations are based on research and experience, opinions can, and sometimes do, vary among experts.

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