Here is a wonderful and very rare, pair o f early, circa 1920, German (Steiff-like) jointed caricature, male and female dolls with exaggerated features. 15" tall, and she measures 14" inches tall, both with swivel joints at their shoulders and hips with long slender legs and large, flat pointed feet. They have large felt hands with individually stitched fingers, swivel necks, blue glass beady eyes and the early stitched, center face seams and applied, double stitched, felt ears. They wear all their original German ethnic, black and red wool felt outfits including vests with brass buttons and lacing, original shirts, undies, knit stockings and felt shoes. Both have original attached, factory labels: Empire Patent, Germania and Bauer Nr.With no stains or fading, no holes or tears, no repairs or touch up (slight wear spot on side of girl's chin & 2 small holes in the neck socket) and are in excellent condition These very early Steiff dolls are getting extremely hard to find. See also page 60, "Cloth Dolls"-Linda Edwards for more details. (loc L5) Other items shown are not included and listed separately. Please note: nearly all of our items are antique or vintage (usually with some signs of wear due to usage and previous storage).
We do our very best to describe and photograph them for you and do not repair, restring, repaint or enhance them in any way as most collectors prefer to find them in their original state. Let us know if we can help you with anything else. We have more antique and vintage dolls, dollhouse furniture and antique dollhouse dolls available, each listed separately.
We take this opportunity to express our gratitude to all our valued customers & friends. 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 "PAIR antique German, straw stuffed jtd. Felt dolls, glass eyes, center face seam" is in sale since Wednesday, August 14, 2019.
This item is in the category "Dolls & Bears\Dolls\Antique (Pre-1930)\Cloth". The seller is "mitsu-dog" and is located in Sparta, New Jersey.This item can be shipped to United States, all countries in Europe, Canada.