7 . Automaton
9" (23 cm.) Porcelain shoulder head with black sculpted hair waved smoothly over her ears and captured in a chignon,lightly-pink-tinted complexion,large blue eyes,red and black upper eyeliner,single stroke brows,closed mouth,muslin body,porcelain lower limbs,and wearing original early gown and undergarments. Condition: generally excellent. Comments: Germany,circa 1850. Value Points: wonderfully detailed early costume with transfer-print design,along with metal bed with antique fittings with porcelain baby doll of 1890 era.