These reproductions are inspired by dolls found in European and American households in the early 1800's. Head, hands and feet are constructed of a durable composition clay. the primitive body is made of muslin. The entire doll has been given an antiqued finish. Hands and feet are attached with ecru ribbon, the upper arms are stuffed and attached to the dress separately. All clay parts on the doll are hand sculpted using no molds. Not a toy.
This 18" doll is dressed in an antiqued muslin fabric. A muted blue satin ribbon is tied about her bust. Her neckline is edged with cotton vine lace, a floral swag cascades down in an asymmetrical manner. The swag features hand painted paper roses, foliage, realistic rose petals, lace bits, and gold berries Her hair is painted auburn and sculpted into sausage curls topped with embellishments of hand painted paper roses, foliage and lace She wears earrings of faux glass pearls. Her green eyes are detailed.