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Rare very cute little Steiner Bebe size 2 / 12" ( 31 cm ) in all perfect and factory original condition , very gentle features with dramatic painting at her lever eyes , has exemplary sculpting and very beautiful bisque and painting . All original Steiner body and gorgeous factory original clothing !!
Special rare to find such a small all perfect and in all original condition little Bebe by Steiner from series C .... with rare lever eyes mechanism ( this are special cute in this small size ) .
All perfect bisque socket head with rounded face and beautiful blue glass inset eyes with wire - lever sleep mechanism , thick dark eyeliner and dramatic painted lashes with mauve blushed eye shadow . Brush stroked and feathered brows , deep modeled closed mouth with pale shaded and outlined lips with tiny accent painting .
Her lever mechanism works perfect with Steiner mark eyes. Beautiful modeled and pierced ears with original earrings and sweet hand made fluffy blonde mohair wig over pate ( the pate is not original to the doll ).
Head mark at back ..... Sie C 2/o and stamp at both sides ; Bourgoin Sie / Steiner SGDG ......
Made by Jules Steiner .... France circa 1880 / 82
All original French Steiner composition fully jointed body with straight wrists and original body finish !!
Generally excellent condition .... all perfect and free of damage , repair , chip or hairline !!
Wearing factory original with gorgeous two piece silk costume with matching wire bonnet , under dress , socks leather shoes .
Very rare to find little darling ... a special treasure for each collection and for your heart :) .....
Let me know if you have any question or if you need more or special pictures.
Thank you for your interest on my Doll-Shop , feel free and ask about layaway .... layaway are always welcome !!