Skip to product information
1 of 19


Antique Original Late 18th Century 14 1/2” Neapolitan Crèche Figure Doll

Antique Original Late 18th Century 14 1/2” Neapolitan Crèche Figure Doll

Regular price $394.20 USD
Regular price $438.00 USD Sale price $394.20 USD
Sale Sold out
Shipping calculated at checkout.

We ship internationally. If you do not see your country on the list of countries we ship to, please contact us for more details.

Beautiful piece of art from late 18th or early 19th century.

This is a Neapolitan Creche Figure; these figures were traditionally created in Italy and presented at churches

This figure is about 14 1/2" tall ; doesn't have a a wooden base. Created with the finest details including realistic glass eyes and natural materials. His head and legs are made of a polychrome terracotta (often made from painted over ceramic). Hands made of wood; mussing finger (see photo). The rest of the body seems to be pressed hay. Right arm is flaccid (might be broken inside under the clothes).

The head set with glass eyes. Flaky paint, peeling areas, scratches and cracks are present. Figure is dressed in the original silk and cotton clothing ; all clothes are in poor condition.

Some shredded fabric is present - see photos.

Please see all photos as they are part of the description

Additional photos could be provided upon request

Check our store for more collectible famous designer dolls, antique dolls, and doll parts. We are doing our best to provide our customers with as lowest as possible shipping cost by using USPS standard shipping 2-9 business days.

If you wish for your purchase to be delivered to you faster, please let us know and we will be more than happy to accommodate your needs by shipping it by using one of the following services - Priority Mail, FedEx or UPS

View full details