Gebruder Heubach #7659 Character Doll

Name:  German Bisque Head Character Doll #7659

Made by and When:  Gebruder Heubach, circa 1910

Material:  Bisque solid dome shoulder head and leather body

Marks: 5 HEUBACH (Sunburst symbol) 7659 GERMANY

Height: 14 inches

Hair, Eyes, Mouth: Painted black sculpted curls, brown intaglio eyes with painted eyelashes and eyebrows, open/closed mouth with two painted teeth, painted-red lips, and painted red nostrils

Clothes: Vintage light blue and white striped sleeveless dress over a white blouse, feet are bare.

Other: This rare version of a Gebruder Heubach #7659 doll has a five-piece leather body with sewn-down fingers and toes.

Gallery (Images and description courtesy of and Alderfer Auction.)


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