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Mlle. Jumeau with Trousseau in "Etrennes" Box from Au Bon Marche


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Rare found of all original "Etrennes" box from Paris Deparment Store " Au Bon Marche" included a very cute 12" ( 31 cm ) little Miss by Maison Jumeau and her trousseau ... all original from France around 1875/78

A lovely card bord box included all original small French Bisque Pouppe by Jumeau size 0 in her all original condition in Etrennes presentation , has pale bisque swivel head on kid-lined bisque shoulder plate. She has beautiful large ice blue glass enamel inset eyes with finest long painted lashes. Feathered brows and tiny closed mouth with fine accented lips. Has pierced ears and her original blonde mohair wig over cork pate.

The lovely poupee has best quality of pale bisque and painting and is in generally excellent and original condition . Free of damage ,repair , hairline or chip .

She has her original French kid body with shapely torso and un-jointed limbs, stitched and separate fingers .... all in generally excellent condition as well and mark at back by Maison Jumeau !

Made in France by Jumeau around 1875 .... mark at the head with 0

The lovely girl wears a wonderful two piece silk costume ... jacket with skirt and a matching silk velvet bonnet. Lovely set of under garments with stocking .

To her trousseau belongs a wonderful black bustle evening silk costume with bonnet and a set of two bustle under skirts !

All together preserved in her original presentation box with lovely picture at lid and " Au Bon Marche label at inside the lid. The box has good condition to age like her original clothing...

Very rare all original found which was everytime preserved in his box , the clothing has signs of age because of silk melting parts at each dress ... please see all on my pictures.

Sold at the 19th. century by Au Bon Marche Paris departement Store !!

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