This is a vintage 1935 composition Shirley Temple 13" doll wearing a tagged "Dancing dress in her original Ideal Shirley Temple box. The doll, outfit and box, are all in clean excellent condition. Shirley Temple's original full clean mohair wig retains most of its distinctive curls, face painting is perfect, blushed cheeks , beautiful clear hazel sleep eyes work perfectly, has a full set of eyelashes, and her adorable dimples are still indented. Her facial composition is near flawless aside from a few very faint pin-point surface scratches. Only noticeable when you look really close.Body composition is also near flawless with blushed knees and only minimal slight paint flaking near her joints. Shirley is correctly marked, "Shirley Temple" on the back of her neck, and "Shirley Temple, 13" on her back. Stringing is good, can easily hold a pose, and her feet are whole and perfect. Shirley comes dressed in her clean crisp perfectly tagged pink "Dancing" dress, original clean crisp onesie slip (split in the middle of the bodice), and clean perfect original socks and shoes (please look at photos).
Original silk ribbon wrist ties have shortened. And, her original Ideal Shirley Temple celluloid pin is also included (forgot to photograph). Original Ideal Shirley Temple box is in very good sturdy condition. Graphics are bright and clear, all four corners on the box are intact, one side of the lid's flap has separated and has been previously taped, and there are two slits, one on each long-side flap. Overall, the box is in exceptional clean condition for its age.
A magnificent doll in original tagged mint outfit, complete in its original box. Doesn't get any nicer! Like all of my listings, please feel free to make reasonable offers. Please look at the photos, use the magnifying option, and please feel free to ask questions. Thank you for taking the time to look at my auctions.
The majority of the items I sell are from my own personal doll collections, safely handled and stored. I strive to sell the best of the best and to provide you with accurate descriptions.The item "NMIB Vintage 1936 Composition 13 Shirley Temple Pink Dancing Dress Doll" is in sale since Saturday, March 7, 2020. This item is in the category "Dolls & Bears\Dolls\By Brand, Company, Character\Ideal\Shirley Temple".
The seller is "8raven" and is located in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Uruguay.