Half Doll Large Porcelain Pin Cushion Lady Arms Away Satin Lace Antique Dress Attributed to Volkstedt German China Maker


A stunning half doll atop a pin cushion with arms away dressed in lace and a satin type shawl. Her hand painted features are of very exquisite detail and her up swept brown curly hair is further highlighted with a large painted comb or plume on her head. Fashioned after the 18th century French women, her porcelain and detail are of very high quality, you can even see sculpted lines in her hair, something the better German porcelain makers such as Dressel & Kister would do during their doll execution.

Doll is unmarked but we attribute her to be made by the Volkstedt Rudolstadt Company of Germany circa 1900-1910. Similar style, facial features, size and even the hair detail can be found in other dolls and figurines by this manufacturer.

Doll Measures Approx 4." tall pin cushion is 5" standing 9" overall, the doll is quite large in bulk around as well.

No chips,cracks, or repairs. Doll is excellent with minimal wear to hand painted features, lace dress looks to be reduced in the back and has age discoloring.

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