American Cloth Alabama Baby with Bobbed Hair by Ella Smith

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18" (46 cm.) All-cloth doll with stitched-on shoulderhead having firmly-pressed and oil-painted facial features, sculpted and painted bobbed brown hair with bangs, painted blue eyes, thick black eyeliner, painted lashes, single-stroke brows, accented nostrils of tiny nose, closed mouth with bow-shaped lips, muslin stitch-jointed body, oil-painted lower limbs, bare feet, antique costume. Condition: generally excellent, few paint rubs on bangs. Comments: Ella Smith, Alabama, circa 1910. Value Points: rare bobbed hair model, wonderfully-painted eyes, bare feet.
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