Faraway Antique Shop
FARAWAY ANTIQUE SHOP IS CLOSING AT THE END OF FEBRUARY!

CLOSING SALE - All of my dolls are now priced AT MY COST OR BELOW.
This is your opportunity to buy great dolls at auction prices - but completely display ready and with the security of my unconditional return policy.

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All Items : Dolls : Antique Dolls : Early Dolls : Pre 1900 item #1323852 (stock #DSU170)
Faraway Antique Shop
$500.00
This is a nice example of a so-called French-type Papier Mache lady in her original clothes, circa 1840’s. The Papier Mache heads were made by German firms and supplied to the French, who placed them on French kid bodies, dressed them, and marketed them. Her shoulderhead, pink kid body, and original clothing are in overall very good – excellent aged condition. Here are the details:

Shoulderhead: Her Papier Mache shoulderhead has all original paint, with no repairs or repainting...

All Items : Dolls : Antique Dolls : Early Dolls : Pre 1900 item #1335780 (stock #DSU199)
Faraway Antique Shop
$700.00
This is an excellent example of a so-called French-type Papier Mache lady. She has glass eyes and an open mouth with teeth. Her shoulderhead has no repairs or repaint. Her French kid body is in superb condition. She is wearing a wonderful antique four-piece wool walking suit, and she retains her original wig. These shoulderheads were actually made in Germany, then sold to French doll manufacturers who placed them on French bodies, dressed them and finally marketed them as a French product...
All Items : Dolls : Antique Dolls : Early Dolls : Pre 1900 item #1309479 (stock #DSU143)
Faraway Antique Shop
$300.00
This is a very charming Papier Mache lady, circa 1860. Her Papier Mache shoulder-head is in fine aged condition with excellent painting details. Her antique cloth body has carved wooden arms. She is fully dressed in aged layered clothing. She is superb. Here are her details:

Head: She has an excellent shoulderhead with no cracking, crazing or repaint on the face or shoulderplate. Other than some expected paint wear, there is nothing to report...