French Bisque Mannequin Head with Portrait Like Features

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9" (23 cm.) A solid-domed bisque head with adult-featured head has blue glass paperweight inset eyes with dreamy-cast eyelids,thick dark eyeliner,painted lashes,brush-stroked and multi-feathered brows with fringed detail,accented eye corners,well-defined accented nostrils,closed mouth with outlined shaded lips,impressed dimple above upper lip,beautifully-sculpted unpierced ears,brunette human hair wig,bi-corn hat. Condition: generally excellent. Comments: circa 1880,the head was designed to display solely or attached to mannequin body. Value Points: extremely handsome model with portrait-like features,fine sculpting especially of nose,ears,eyelids.
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