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Antique Doll bisque marked No. 4

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Antique Doll bisque marked No. 4

210,00

Antique Doll bisque marked No. 4 (in porcelain) in impeccable condition with a modern composition body. The wig is made of mohair. The original eyes are glass and fixed.It measures about 39 cm.

On the back of the head it has a mark with the No. 4.  Its manufacture 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 biscuit.

 

The Bisque  was the material preferred by French and German doll makers and remained one of the preferred materials for creating doll heads from the mid-19th century to the 1930s.

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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.