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Antique Doll Bisque marked Nº 1
Antique doll with bisque head (porcelain) and antique composition body. The wig is made of mohair. The original eyes are glass and fixed. . It measures about 45 cm. The dress and underwear made to measure following the old models.
On the back of the head it is marked with Number 1. Of unknown origin.
The Bisque is made of the same substance as porcelain, also called china, but in this case it is matte. After cooking at high temperatures, paint the face and cook again, this time at a lower temperature. This technique is known by the name of painting cooked in bisque.
It proved to be a very versatile material and the second half of the 19th century witnessed a huge variety of designs. The eyes were initially painted, then glass, later sleepers or googly (they looked sideways)
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