Beautiful Steiner C bisque head Bebe, circa 1880
Lot 215
Beautiful Steiner C bisque head Bebe, circa 1880
Sold for £4,560 (US$ 7,664) inc. premium
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Lot Details
Beautiful Steiner C bisque head Bebe, circa 1880
With brown glass paperweight eyes, closed mouth, rouged cheeks and delicate shading to eyelids, pierced ears and having purple pate and brown mohair wig, on a fully jointed wood and composition body, wearing a white cotton dress, together with bloomers, undergarments, silk nightdress and bonnet, incised Sie C,5, (old repainting to body),

This doll belonged to the present owners late grandmother, a Lady, who fell in love and eloped with the families Irish gardener, taking with her only this doll, she sadly passed away in 1935 during childbirth, 61cm (24in) tall.
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