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Posted 1 year ago

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Manikin
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1940's Bridal store display mannequin 15 inches tall . I always photo nude so body construction and any body damage shows . This girl was dressed in a wedding gown . As you see on a mannequin their arms come off . This was to dress them easily . Most mannequins have removable arms but there are a few that have stationary arms . The had to have clothes sewn on to body as they don't bend . Another working girl that helped sell bridal gowns . Maker unknown . She is not highest quality as in anything these early miniature mannequins came in high quality and some pushed out fast without intricate detail like this one , her eyes are not as well painted for one .

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  1. pickrknows pickrknows, 1 year ago
    Very cool Mani, is this a new addition?

  2. Manikin Manikin, 1 year ago
    Hi pickr :-) No she is one I have had . Just got around to posting . Many are packed in boxes from last move and I have not decided where to display them . In mean time they stay safe in a climate controlled area . Dampness is the death of these girls :-) Thanks so much your face on my post always puts a smile on my face !**
  3. AzTom AzTom, 1 year ago
    She sure has the 40's look, nice.
    I'm not going to touch the "I always photo nude" line. Are the removeable arms a good indication it's a mannequin and not a doll?

    Where do you live? ..... that butterfly is HUGE.
  4. Manikin Manikin, 1 year ago
    Az removable arms with stubs on end that insert into arm hole is good indicator it is a mannequin . That butterfly hangs out on my refrigerator :-) Dolls unless arms fell off and they usually have a hook on them not a stub that looks like a piece of cut off wood dowel like a mannequin . Thanks for the love !
  5. Manikin Manikin, 1 year ago
    All dolls should be photo'd nude it tell us much about who made era ect also damage . When people post dolls for me to ID I usually ask to undress so I can sww body construction and any markings including damage :-)
  6. Moonstonelover21 Moonstonelover21, 1 year ago
    She is beautiful!!!
  7. vanskyock24 vanskyock24, 1 year ago
    THANKS FOR ALL YOUR LOVE MANI YOU ARE SUCH A SWEETHEART
  8. kerry10456 kerry10456, 1 year ago
    Evening Mani, Hope you and Doc have had a great day. xxooxx
  9. Manikin Manikin, 1 year ago
    Thank you Vansky that was so kind of you to say :-) You have a wonderful collection . I always love your posts . I do get behind ya'll go faster than me I think :-)
  10. Manikin Manikin, 1 year ago
    Hi Kerry :-) Doing ok and hope your doing well and glad to see your new posts showing up ! xo
  11. Manikin Manikin, 1 year ago
    Thank you pickr,czechman ,Phil,aztom,LeahGoodwin ,petey,inky and vetraio50 ! So very appreciated :-)
  12. vanskyock24 vanskyock24, 1 year ago
    I think your bride doll started her honeymoon mani
  13. Manikin Manikin, 1 year ago
    Thank you toolate :-))) I sure appreciate you stopping
  14. Manikin Manikin, 1 year ago
    Vansky it is not often you get to see the minute after the I Do's take place :-))))))))
  15. fhrjr2 fhrjr2, 1 year ago
    I'm sure glad you explained all that. I was thinking you lived in a nudist resort for the disabled. :)
  16. vanskyock24 vanskyock24, 1 year ago
    lol fhrjr
  17. Manikin Manikin, 1 year ago
    laughing to hard to type fhrjr and vansky :-) Anyway with clothes on it is like picking out a car without the shell . You have no idea for sure what it is . The body tells a lot on dolls and mannequins just like a car . You might like the engine but when you pay and they put the body on car and it is a rusted out new car crashed into a bridge and rolled down a mountain and you thought you bought a collectible vintage car . But they just switched out the new engine for a old one . You need to see full package :-) They wear clothes in the house too ! :- )
  18. Manikin Manikin, 1 year ago
    Thank you Sean :-))))))))) xo
  19. Manikin Manikin, 1 year ago
    Thank you pickr :-) Appreciate you stopping !**
  20. Manikin Manikin, 1 year ago
    Thank you bratjdd :-)))))))) xoxo
  21. Manikin Manikin, 1 year ago
    Thank you Geo and ttom ! I appreciate the love :-)

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