245 . Rare Porcelain Half-Doll "Folklore Lady with Crossed Arms" by Goebel from Volkstrachten Series
247 . Grand German Porcelain Half-Doll "Little Girl with Flowing Curls" by Dressel & Kister as Candy Box
4" (10 cm.) Waist-up porcelain half-doll as 18th century lady with sculpted grey hair in tendril curls onto her shoulders beneath an elegantly perched lavender grey bonnet with purple band and bows, her head posed to the side, and her arms outstretched, a Dresden rose held in her right hand. Marks: (blue bishop's staff stamp). Excellent condition. Germany, Dressel & Kister, circa 1912, the model, 3986, was made in various sizes.