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Antique Bebé bisque called Baby-Lo

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Antique Bebé bisque called Baby-Lo

220,00

Antique Bebé bisque  called Baby-Lo. It has the body of clothes and head of bisque (porcelain). The hands are made of pasta. The body is the original and is in impeccable condition. This doll came with a small crack in the nape of the neck which has been restored, leaving it in perfect condition. The eyes are glass and pendulous. It measures about 37 cm.

At the nape of the neck is branded Copy Grace Putman Made Germany.

 

Grace Storey Putnam (1922-1925) from Okland, California. The Bye-Lo Baby doll designed for George Borgfeldt & Co.

The Bye-Lo Baby doll was intended to represent a three-day-old real baby. It is noted by his appearance that he used a black baby as a model. Of the Bye-Lo Baby dolls there are versions in biscuit, wax and composition paste and with celluloid hands; some have a fabric body with curious shapes and different sizes, designed by Georgene Averill.

The heads were made in Germany by various manufacturers, including Hertel, Kestner and Kling.

Free shipping for orders over 60 € (peninsular Spain).

All of the products on offer are selected according to quality criteria for materials and finishes. We always try to serve the piece with the maximum speed. We offer the possibility of personalised Restoration and/or Conservation quotations. Contact me for more information.

All shipments will be made in the Spanish Post Office providing the tracking number. The shipment can take between 2 and 8 weeks. Please note that the shipment may be delayed a little longer due to customs procedures in each country. Any possible tax or duty charges are the responsibility of the recipient. For more information on shipping countries and prices please refer to this page. The packaging will be protected with shock absorbing elements such as protective foam, bubble wrap and a cardboard packaging box. No exchanges, returns or cancellations are accepted.