French Poured Wax Character as Chef in Original Costume

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18" (46 cm.) Poured wax head with highly-characterized features including pronounced nose, plump face, firmly-set smiling lips, blue glass inset eyes, blonde mohair curly wig, very plump firmly-stuffed cloth body with poured wax hands. Condition: generally excellent. Comments: maker unknown, late 1800s. Value Points: wonderful expression aptly suitable for the doll's presentation as a Chef, with original uniform, chef's cap, and apron embroidered "Bon Appetit".
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