German All-Bisque Child with Fancy Painted Ankle Boots

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9" (23 cm.) Bisque swivel head on kid-edged bisque torso, brown glass sleep eyes, painted lashes, lightly-feathered brows, accented nostrils, slightly-parted lips, two square-cut upper teeth, blonde mohair wig over plaster pate, peg-jointed bisque arms and legs, painted knee-high white stockings with magenta ties, black heeled ankle boots with blue tassels. Condition: generally excellent, firing line at upper right arm, chip at rim of upper back leg. Marks: 4. Comments: Kestner, circa 1885. Value Points: rarity factors include large size, square-cut teeth, muscular details of body, fancy boots.
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