There are some splits shown in the photos in her fragile gown and her organdy petticoat. I included photos with my hand and without so you can see they easily disappear in the folds of the full tulle gown. Her facial color has darkened slightly. Beautiful false eyelashes over original brush lashes. She has the long slender one piece arms.
The white petticoat and the stand shown are not included in this sale. She has her original lavender organdy petticoat. There are examples of this 1960 rare doll on page 21 of the book, The Cissy Files by Kiley Shaw. Her gown as two layers of very light organdy tulle that have faded slightly toward the bottom.
The soft white and pink flowers are all intact. I package carefully and respectfully as she deserves so that her gown is not damaged and she arrives safely to you. She will be sent insured with signature required.If you have any questions or need more photos please let me know. The item "Rare Madame Alexander Vintage'Belle of the Ball' Cissy Doll" is in sale since Thursday, October 18, 2018.
This item is in the category "Dolls & Bears\Dolls\By Brand, Company, Character\Madame Alexander\Vintage (Pre-1973)\1948-59". The seller is "ladykatherineb" and is located in Hondo, Texas. This item can be shipped to United States.