7 . Automaton
14" (36 cm.) Bisque socket head,small brown glass eyes,painted curly lashes,feathered brows,accented nostrils and eye corners,closed mouth with outlined lips,auburn mohair wig over plaster pate,composition and wooden ball-jointed body,antique mariner suit and cap,undergarments,shoes and socks. Condition: generally excellent,eyes set,body repainted. Marks: 179. Comments: Kestner,circa 1912. Value Points: rare-to-find model with appealing expression,wonderful costume.