263.1 . German Bisque Two-Faced Doll
264 . Antique Baby Costume
13" (33 cm.) Carved wooden socket head with carved hair in combmarked waves across the forehead and back of head,partially sculpted ears,intaglio dark blue eyes with prominent black pupils and white irises,closed mouth with pouty expression,all wooden five piece patented Òwalkable" body with unique hinged movement that allows the doll to Òwalk". Condition: generally excellent. Marks: (original label on torso). Comments: an identical doll,described as a possible special order,is shown in CorsonÕs Schoenhut Dolls,A CollectorÕs Encyclopedia,page 163. Value Points: superb original condition of the rare patented model,wonderful facial and hair carving and finish.