280 . Pair, Composition "Little Betty" as Italian Boy and Girl with Original Boxes and Octagon Labels
18" (46 cm.) All composition with socket head, blue sleep eyes, real lashes, dark eyeshadow, closed mouth, blushed cheeks, blonde mohair waist-length wig with original coiffure, jointing at shoulders and hips. She is wearing her original lavender/grey satin full-length gown with metallic and sequin trim, lace cuffs, blue hooped petticoat, blue lace-edged panties, side-snap shoes, and with metallic sequin crown and long gilt necklace. The gown is tagged "Princess Elizabeth/Madame Alexander/New York". Near mint condition, wear to finish of shoes. Madame Alexander, 1939, the doll continued to be presented until 1942; in that year it was shown in the rare 1942 catalog in the same gown but named "Fairy Princess".