247 . Swiss Cylinder Music Box
33" (84 cm.) Bisque socket head, brown glass paperweight inset eyes, thick dark eyeliner, painted lashes, brush-stroked and feathered brows, accented eye corners, shaded nostrils, closed mouth with shaded and outlined lips, separately-modeled pierced ears, brunette hand-tied human hair wig over cork pate, French composition and wooden fully-jointed body. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: Deposes E. 15 J. (head) Jumeau Medaille d'Or Paris (body). Comments: Emile Jumeau, circa 1884. Value Points: very rare size 15 of the perfected model bebe with finest bisque, sculpting, and painting of features, wearing antique couturier-made traditional costume of Brittany with fine detail of embroidery and trim.