290 . Rare and Beautiful Porcelain Half-Doll Posed on Flower-Bedecked Vanity Box for the French Market
4 1/2" (11 cm.) Waist-up porcelain half-doll, her head inclined to the side with brown curls beneath a white bonnet with pink bows, sculpted fancy bodice with transfer-patterned white blouse and an unusual purple purse dangling from yellow ties at her left wrist, her right arm extended far below her waist. Marks: (blue stamp logo of crown over intertwined letters). Excellent condition. Germany, Aelteste Volkstedter Porzellanfabrik, circa 1910.