He has nicely molded and painted, tight black curly hair with exposed ears, very ethnic features including thick full red lips with a closed mouth, deeply incised and dark eyes with molded eyelids and broad nose and a slightly molded frown across his forehead. He is totally original with a wonderful black charcoal, muslin sawdust filled, cloth body with black bisque lower arms and legs with brown molded boots. He is dressed in an old costume of dark blue and white printed stripped cotton shirt, long blue and white striped trousers and large red printed bowtie. (as well as Colemans Encyclopedia) "A Pictorial Reference Guide For German Chinas"-Krombholz.
For explanation that these dolls were distributed as. War Doll Line, 1898, following the Spanish American War. He is in excellent condition with no cracks or chips, no hairlines or repairs, no repainting and no odors as he is from a smoke free home. Other items in last photos are not included and each listed separately.
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We appreciate five star reviews. If there is a problem with your item, please let us know prior to leaving feedback and we will do our best to make sure you are satisfied. The item "RARE Blackamoore, Nubian dark brown, antique 1890s bisque shoulderhead male doll" is in sale since Wednesday, October 9, 2019. This item is in the category "Dolls & Bears\Dolls\Antique (Pre-1930)\Bisque\German".
The seller is "mitsu-dog" and is located in Sparta, New Jersey. This item can be shipped to United States.