Early Kid-bodied Bebe by Gaultier with Block Letter Markings

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23" (58 cm.) Pale bisque swivel head on kid-edged bisque shoulder plate,large blue glass inset eyes with spiral threading and darker blue outer rims,large black pupils and pronounced black eyeliner,dark curly painted short lashes,feathered brows,mauve-blushed eye shadow,accented eye corners,shaded nostrils,closed mouth with heart-shaped upper lips,shaded and accented lips,dimpled chin,pierced ears,blonde mohair wig over cork pate,kid bebe body with rounded neckline,gusset-jointing,and bisque lower arms and hands. Condition: bisque head,shoulder plate and hands excellent,light rub on nose,repairs on the kid body. Marks: F 4 G (block letters,head). Comments: Gaultier,circa 1878. Value Points: rare early model in wonderful large luxury size,gorgeous eyes and eye decoration,beautiful antique costume including extraordinary bonnet.
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