Antique Catterfelder Puppenfabrik 207 Rare German Character Doll, 16 IN, Ca 1909
Antique Catterfelder Puppenfabrik mold number 207 German character doll. Ca. 1909. Measures approximately 16 inches tall. She has beautiful painted eyes in an upward position. Closed mouth with deep painted line between the lips. Head is incised with: 25 and 207 only. There is a neck repair with some missing paint. This repair only covers the neck socket portion of the bisque head and it is not noticeable when the doll is dressed. She has an antique wood and composition ball jointed body. She is wearing an antique regional costume which includes the dress vest with decoration, dress skirt, dress apron, dress blouse, antique flannel undergarments, antique socks and shoes, antique wig and a cardboard pate. This is a difficult doll to find so one can see why someone went to the expense to repair her. We have given her a value price, so this is your chance to own a very special character doll, at a fraction of the price!
Condition: This doll has restored damage of the neck socket, Otherwise, no hairlines or chips to the bisque in the unrestored parts. Paint missing on neck socket, Great face! Body has some wear and crazing as shown but mostly good, well strung, antique clothing has some light wear issues but it is sturdy and clean, Very rare model but it does have repair to the neck socket. NOT available for international purchase, sorry.