German Bisque Child Doll with Rare Square-Cut Teeth by Kestner

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18" (46 cm.) Bisque shoulderhead, blue glass sleep eyes, dark eyeliner, painted lashes, rose-bushed eyeshadow, brushstroked brows, accented eye corners and nostrils, slightly-parted lips, two square-cut upper teeth and one lower, dimpled chin and philtrum, blonde mohair wig over plaster pate, kid body with gusset-jointing at elbows, hips and knees, bisque lower arms. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: 8. Comments: Kestner, circa 1890. Value Points: rare teeth construction lends a shy smile expression, fine luminous bisque.
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