These dolls usually had glass sleep eyes, painted eyebrows, painted eyelashes, and open mouths with teeth. It can be hard to find a googly-eyed doll with functioning eyes because if the dolls are stored with their eyes open, it places a strain on the joint making them more likely to break. As I said in the original description, one of the legs is not attached. Her clothes, a dress, pantaloons and socks, are modern reproductions. She has beautiful blue weighted eyes, and lovely teeth. Petersburg, Russia the son of an architect and immigrated to Germany with his family after 1860.
Under her dress are bloomers, slip, stockings, vintage shoes which are especially nice and in great condition and a pretty black antique woven horse-hair hat, set with very old style flowers. Although they are known for some fine character dolls and some lovely lady dolls, the great majority of their products were round-faced child dolls, babies, and toddlers. We are not responsible for customs or taxes that your country may apply. If the shipping seems high on a particular item, please contact me, and I'll gladly explain why it costs that much to ship. They made certain of their dolls, including the very plentiful 390 and 370 molds, for a span of over 30 years. A doll similar to this was offered in the 1895 Butler Bros.
Body paint loss and body stringing is a bit loose but poses fine. At the height of their production, they produced over 1,000 doll heads per day. T are two restrictions on my International Combined Shipping offer: 1 The construction of the multiple items must allow for combined packaging in a standard-size shipping carton 2 The items must be constructed so they can safely travel together in the same carton with reasonable packaging. Please send an e-mail if you have questions or need further information. Please view all photos carefully and submit any questions before purchasing or placing your offer. The most common doll heads that Armand Marseille produced were molds 370 and 390.
German made over a long period of time by Armand , She is fairly easy to find on todays market. Armand Marseille was a popular doll manufacturer in the late 1880's and early 1900s. The mark is always found on the back of the doll's head and neck. Her wig appears to be an older original, and styled beautifully. Doll face shown is a socket bisque head with sleep eyes on a composition jointed body. Marseille interestingly did not produce the body of their dolls, but purchased those from other doll manufactures. Please do not hesitate to ask questions prior to bidding.
At the height of their production, they produced over 1,000 doll heads per day. She has a wooden and composition ball jointed body with cute, chubby lower legs. Antique Armand Marseille 1894 Am 13 Dep Bisque Doll Head This item has been shown 133 times. She's in very good condition with no cracks detected. While these joints can be easy to repair, laying dolls down flat for storage so that their eyes close helps take stress off the joints and prevent damage.
Condition is Used No chips cracks or repairs I noticed. Check out our other items! Shipping costs can vary dramatically depending on your Zip code, so choose the one that's best for you. The dot after vorm is missing; it is an abbreviation for the German vormals, i. By 1932 the two companies went their separate ways. I offer combined international shipping whenever possible. Although they are known for some fine character dolls and some lovely lady dolls, the great majority of their dolls were dolly faced child dolls, babies and toddlers. Her leather body seems in good condition also, nothing is leaking out.
Although they are known for some fine character dolls and some lovely lady dolls, the great majority of their dolls were dolly faced child dolls, babies and toddlers. If you liked this item, check out what else I have for sale in my store. Armand Marseille dolls were produced from roughly 1885 until approximately 1930. Usually has Made in Germany Armand Marseille in the marking with mold number. Some light age stains on the dress and socks. .
We never make second chance offers. They made certain of their dolls, including the very plentiful 390 and 370 molds, for a span of over 30 years. They made certain of their dolls, including the very plentiful 390 and 370 molds, for a span of over 30 years. There will always be some minor indication of their age, and it would be impossible to itemize every single pinhead-size stain on the outfit, or hairline scratch on the body. Some of the dolls names are: Baby Betty doll, Baby Florence doll, Beauty doll, Jubilee Dolls for , Majestic doll, Princess doll, Queen Louise doll. They made certain of their dolls, including the very plentiful 390 and 370 molds, for a span of over 30 years. The Armand Marseille doll mark is very recognizable.
There are some scratches in the paint around her ears, and a factory pepper dot on one cheek. Production continued to around 1930. Returns are available only if we have grossly misrepresented an item. This mould was used for over thirty years. She also has delicate, tiny feet but her upper legs are long and straight. Open mouth with four upper teeth. Mold 370 was a shoulder head that was mounted on a cloth or kid body, and mold 390 was a socket head that was mounted on a composition body.