7 . Automaton
24" (61 cm.) Bisque socket head with brown complexion,brown glass "flirty" eyes,mohair lashes,painted dark lashes,black brush-stroked and feathered brows,accented nostrils,open mouth,four porcelain teeth,pierced ears,black fleecy hair,brown composition and wooden ball-jointed body,nicely costumed in burgundy woolen sailor dress,undergarments,stockings,shoes. Condition: generally excellent,light lip paint rub. Marks: SH 1039 Dep Germany 12. Comments: Simon and Halbig,circa 1900. Value Points: rare model with well-function flirty eyes,rare original mohair lashes,original body and body finish,sculpted chin dimple.