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German Bisque Character "Hilda" and Early Steiff with Blank Button in Ear

Lot Number: 
215
11" (28 cm.) Bisque socket head, blue glass sleep eyes, painted lashes and short feathered brows, accented nostrils, open mouth, outlined lips, two porcelain upper teeth, blonde mohair wig over plaster pate, composition bent limb baby body. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: B made in Germany 6 237 JDK Jr. 1914 c. Hilda Ges Gesch N 1070. Comments: Kestner, circa 1914. Value Points: the little character has original wig, pate, body and body finish. Included is pale mohair teddy with black shoe-button eyes, brown embroidered nose and mouth, well-loved with somewhat worn mohair, one paw pad replaced, and with original black metal button in ear, Steiff, circa 1910.
Realized Price: 
$1,500
Presale Estimate: 
1200/1800