15" (38 cm.) Bisque shoulder head of adult lady with brown sculpted hair arranged in deep formal curls with ringlet cluster at the back,pierced sculpted ears,sculpted bodice with raised blue collar edged with gilt and having raised blue dots,pink throat bow,muslin stitch-jointed body with sewn-on leather boots,wearing original silk fashion gown,undergarments. Condition: generally excellent. Comments: Germany,circa 1870. Value Points: rarity factors include pierced ears,brown hair in fancy coiffure,elaborately decorated bisque bodice.