An All-Original French Bisque Poupee by Gaultier with Superb Costume

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14" (36 cm.) Bisque swivel head on kid-edged bisque shoulderplate, blue glass enamel inset eyes, dark eyeliner, painted lashes, feathered brows, accented nostrils, closed mouth with pale accented lips, pierced ears, blonde mohair wig over cork pate, kid poupee body with gusset-jointing, stitched and separated fingers. Condition: generally excellent. Marks: 1. Comments: Gaultier, circa 1870. Value Points: pristine all-original condition, with original wig in superb original coiffure, original fashionable gown with extended train of burgundy serge with ice blue silk and lace trim, pressed felt bonnet with blue silk ribbons, undergarments, jewelry, stockings, leather heeled boots with fancy gilt buttons marked "1".
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