"Gerda" is about made by Krahmer in the former GDR. She is 13 " (33 cm) tall. Head made of lime wood, hand-carved and hand-painted. Body made of natural materials, handmade. Blue eyes, blonde hair. Gerda is wearing original clothes made by Krahmer.
This old wooden dolls are rarities for experts:
Dressed according to the fashion of that time, Gerda has been presented at the international Doll Fair in Leipzig.
Today, these dolls are hard to get and the state they are in is often
pitiable. Nevertheless collectors chase after dolls from this generation, in
order to have at least one of these nostalgic Krahmer Children in their
collection. Gerda has been part of a private doll collection. Mint condition !
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