Pretty Margaret faced brunette Margaret O'Brien wearing her original coat, hat and dress ensemble. 21 composition Margaret with mohair wig, clear blue sleep eyes and pretty painted features. She has a very nice condition body and pretty face. All composition, jointed at the neck, shoulders and hips.
Clear and sparkly blue sleep eyes with thick brush lashes. Highlighting her eyes grey shadow, single stroke eyebrows, and below long. Right cheek blush, and closed rosebud lips. Her wig is all mohair in the typical O'Brien pigtails, held in place with two blue ribbons.
Margaret is wearing her original white organdy dotted Swiss dress with blue trim, full skirt and puff sleeves, blue corduroy coat decorated with white pom poms and matching hat. Underneath, eyelet trimmed one piece undies. On her feet nylon socks and black ankle strap snap shoes.
MARK: Madame Alexander on her head and back. Because of her size, she will need a 24 box and the Post Office is now charging for volume as well as weight. Good, carefully played with condition.
Her painted facial features are all in tack and appear original. She has working, clear sleep eyes with thick brush lashes. Her vintage wig is mohair in a nice set although her pigtails look a bit short.
Even skin tone with original paint. Fingers and toes have had rough repairs on their tips - see pictures. She has light to moderate over all crazing. No cracks, chips, lifting or flaking paint. Her costume is not tagged but is easily recognized and has working square snaps and serged seams.
The coat and hat are in good displayed condition. The set has working snaps, original pom poms and light over all display soil. The dress fabric is thin and fragile. It has small rust stains at the neck, several rips - the one in front shown in pics and additionally several in the back of the skirt.All are about 1/2" to 1" in size. The one piece underwear appears to be original. It closes with a safety pin and is in good condition. Her socks and ankle strap, snap shoes are in good condition and look like vintage replacements.
Her costume is in fair to good displayable condition. Please read the description and examine the photos - both are an important part of the description. If unsure, ask questions or request more photos. After the sale, please pay or request more time within three days. Check out my other auctions for lots more vintage doll items, repair services and accessories.I restore vintage plastic and composition doll. Specializing in restoration of the eyes. See my other items for several SERVICES I offer. Please wait for the invoice before paying.
The item "Vintage 1940s 21 Composition Alexander Dressed Margaret O'Brien Doll Beauty" is in sale since Thursday, January 30, 2020. This item is in the category "Dolls & Bears\Dolls\By Brand, Company, Character\Madame Alexander\Vintage (Pre-1973)\Pre-1948".
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