7 . Automaton
10" (25 cm.) Porcelain waist-up figure of adult lady with brown sculpted hair captured under a ruffled cap,low-cut bodice blouse of blue,pink,yellow and white ruffles,her arms extended with a rose held in one hand and a basket of lavish Dresden flowers held in the other,on original skirt form,padded for use as pincushion. Excellent condition,tiny flake to rose in hand. Germany,circa 1900,luxury quality half doll with superb Dresden bouquet.