French Bisque Bebe "Dep" with Closed Mouth, Size 12

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26" (66 cm.) Bisque socket head, dark blue glass paperweight inset eyes, dark eyeliner, painted lashes, brush-stroked and feathered brows, accented eye corners, shaded nostrils, closed mouth with outlined lips, pierced ears, brunette human hair, French composition and wooden fully-jointed body. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: dep 12. Comments: for the French market, circa 1895. Value Points: lovely doll with closed mouth, delicately-blushed cheeks, original body and body finish, and wearing antique coral silk dress, undergarments, stocks, shoes, bonnet.
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Vintage Barbie - The Thomas Romanotto Collection - Auction, March 12-13, 2022