High Brow China Head only with unusual brown eyes.
Height 8 ¼”, 13 ½”
Circumference of head, 9 inches across shoulder plate.
Civil War Era circa 1860 – 1870.
High glaze black painted molded hair with center part. Unusual large size with unusual brown painted eyes accented with white highlights, and lids with red eyelid line. Pinhole mark on upper nose, and also pinhole mark on left lip, which happened during the firing process. Her black curls on the back have white rub marks.
Inside of head shows numbers 17 etc., and interesting pencil marks.
Complete with antique silk printed fabric shawl as it was originally purchased with.