COMPOSITION BABY SHIRLEY TEMPLE DOLL 15 FLIRTY EYES TINY TEETH RARE. ADORABLE LITTLE STAR FROM THE PAST!
Everyones favorite Little Actress from the 1930s! Here is a really cute 15 composition baby Shirley Temple doll from the 1930s. It is amazing how sweet this little IDEAL dolls face looks like the Shirley that Peg remembers from watching her early movies! ACKGROUND & MARKINGS This charming little Shirley Temple doll was designed by master doll artist, Bernard Lipfert for IDEAL with the approval of Shirleys mom.
Easily readable on her head are the words Shirley Temple. " Also, "508 is ink-stamped on the top of her head (see photo #9). Baby Shirley was released in 1935. She was less popular than the Shirley child dolls and is much rarer as a result. HEAD Shirley is always a darling!Her dimpled face is absolutely adorable. She has a pretty red open mouth with five tiny white baby teeth and a red tongue.
Her brown flirty sleep eyes still open and close. They are crackled which seems to be common in early dolls.She has one stroke eyebrows and delicate painted lower lashes. Her real hair upper eye lashes are just barely there. She has molded hair topped with a new curly Shirley wig. The curls are still pinned to hold them in place. The pins could be removed if desired. BODY Shirley has a composition socket head, composition shoulders, bent baby arms and legs and a cloth torso. Shirley has a non-working voice box. CLOTHING Baby Shirley has a darling newer. Blue floral dress with lace and pink ribbon trim. She also has a newer panties underneath. Shirley is wearing vintage shoes and socks. SIZE This adorable doll measures about 15 inches long. She is made to be displayed laying down or sitting up. CONDITION Shirley is always a darling and this baby doll is no exception! This rare baby Shirley doll is in good vintage condition. Her face is very pretty with a big smile and her darling little dimples! Her working brown flirty eyes have crackled.
The composition has some crazing and there is a small crack above one eye. Shirleys original cloth body has aged to a brown patina.
Her composition body has vintage wear -light crazing and dirty spots. There is a chip on one toe and one heel. There is glue residue from her original wig.
(See Photos) Her newer clothing fits her nicely with only a small tear near the hem. She was definitely played with and loved by an earlier mom. Shirley is a delightful baby doll and will display beautifully! This is an older doll. Please carefully review our photos, as we consider these an important part of our description of the condition and feel welcome to ask questions.Our darling Baby Shirley Temple is a rare doll from the early 1930s. She will be a marvelous addition to anyones special vintage doll collection! Her flirty eyes are just precious! Shes looking forward to a new home with her new mom or dad! We will be listing these dolls and other doll and dollhouse items over the next few months. We are looking forward to finding homes for our newly acquired treasures! We have some truly wonderful offerings, and there will be something for everyone. Be sure to check back often to see our newest additions. BILL N PEG'S INTERESTING THINGS. We offer beautiful things, vintage things, trendy things, unusual things, nostalgic things, amusing things, collectible things, all of them: interesting things! This isn't a specialty shop because we are interested in all kinds of things. At Bill N Peg's, you will see an ever-changing selection. You never know what you will find! OWNERSHIP: The Bill N Peg?
S Interesting Things LLC, a limited liability company chartered in the State of Maryland. In some cases, we will require Signature Confirmation for certain items costing less. The added charge could be more for unusually heavy or large items. When it weighs less, we also offer First Class International as an option.
Please be aware that Priority International packages can be tracked while still in the United States, and they can be insured. First Class International cannot be insured, and so the customer assumes a risk for this less expensive choice. The item "Darling RARE 1930s IDEAL Composition BABY SHIRLEY TEMPLE DOLL 15 FLIRTY EYES" is in sale since Tuesday, December 31, 2019.This item is in the category "Dolls & Bears\Dolls\By Brand, Company, Character\Ideal\Shirley Temple".peg" and is located in Baldwin, Maryland. This item can be shipped worldwide.