Early German Bisque Closed Mouth Doll, Model 920, by Simon and Halbig

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19" (48 cm.) Solid domed bisque shoulderhead, blue glass inset eyes, thick dark eyeliner, painted lashes, rose-blushed eyeshadow, feathered brows, accented nostrils, closed mouth with defined space between the outlined lips, pierced ears, blonde mohair wig, kid gusset-jointed body, bisque forearms, beautifully costumed. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: 920. Comments: Simon and Halbig, circa 1880. Value Points: rarely-found model with entrancing expression, lovely bisque, original body.
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