Up for sale is an early 20th century rare antique Lanternier Limoges Bisque Head Doll - 15.5 Inches Tall. Bisque head has fabrication Francaise Limoges with pierced ears, open mouth and glass blinking sleepy eyes. Body is leather with bisque arms.Doll is 15.5 x 5 x 2.5. Some wear to sleepy eyes paint and fingers, otherwise great condition.
Please see pictures as part of description! The France-based porcelain factory of Lanternier Limoges, founded in 1855 in Limoges France, extended into the high-demand of the doll market in the early 1900s. Bisque-head child and lady dolls were their specialty, as they brought unique faces and molds to characterize these lively characters.
The item "Signed Lanternier Limoges Bisque Head Vintage Sleepy Eyes Doll 15.5 France" is in sale since Friday, December 25, 2020. This item is in the category "Dolls & Bears\Dolls\Antique (Pre-1930)\Bisque\French".The seller is "omarvel007" and is located in Basye, Virginia. This item can be shipped worldwide.