Tuesday, 4 April 2017

Franklin mint Doll Collection Queens of Eygpt

 
 
QUEENS OF EYGPTS
 QUEEN NEFERTITI

 She is created in fine bisque porcelain her face is hand painted with aristocratic
features with high cheek bones and a aquiline nose her eyes are boldly
encircled with black just as they wore in ancient Egypt
Dramatically costumed  in vibrant regal colours she is wearing rich dark gold pleated
dress trimmed with gold braid and bright gold mantle with a beetle gold painted brooch
she wears a authentic chest plate crafted in metal exquisitely Painted and set with jewels
her head dress world renowned sculptured in metal and decorated with
hand painted tiles trimmed in gold and finished with a red ruby set on a golden asp
 she wears two decorative bracelets while she holds a 24kt gold Ankh
her sandals are painted in gold and red
description taken from image
she stands 22" Tall
 
 
 
Doll reader April 1989 



 
 
 
 

 
 
 

 

 


EYGPTS
QUEEN CLEOPATRA
Based on the Elizabeth Taylor character in the 1963 Oscar winning film
She is created in fine bisque porcelain her face is hand painted her exquisite features
to highlight her expressive green eyes which are boldly shadowed with pearlescent
Aqua and deeply under lined with black  just as they wore in Ancient Egypt
This great queen is regally gown in  her skirt is full length royal blue satin
 embellished with 5 swirling cobras appliqued with golden braid  and trimmed in gold
Her bodice is a three piece snake skin vest joined with gold piping and braid and
Accented with a golden eagle
 her cape is pleated glistening gold lame with her shoulders capped with snake skin
trimmed  with royal blue satin and gold edging
 she wears a splendid necklace of painted sapphire beads with golden beaded droplets
 her raven hair is crowned with two elaborately painted rich Enamels and 22kt golden cobras
she carries in her hand a 22kt gold ancient musical instrument called a sistrum
 she wears two decorative bracelets one is of a pair of intertwining golden serpents
She stands 21" Tall
Premier Porcelain Collection
her poster is dated Feb 1991
 
 

 

 
 

 
 
Doll reader March 1992



 
EYGPTS
QUEEN CLEOPATRA 

 Second Release 1997
designed by Marsye Nicole
 
 
 
 



 
 
 




 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 


 

 

 


 
 


 
 
 
 
 


 
 
 
 
 
 

 

 

 

 





 



 
 
 

 



 

 

 

 


 
 
 
 

 

 

 

 

 



 

 

 



 

 


 
 

 

 

 

 

 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 

 

 

 
 
                        
 

 

 
 
 

 

 

 



 
 
 
 

 

 
 
 
 

 

 

 



 
 



 

 
 

 







 
 
 

 
 
 
 

 

 

 

 

 
 
 

 

 

 

 
 


 
 





 

 

 

 
 
 
 
 

 

 
 
 




 

 

 

 
 


 

Maryse Nicole Victorian Elegance Doll Collection

These dolls are limited editions and Rear
Collection of 6 dolls
 
Madame Jeanne
An Original  Design by Maryse Nicole
Crafted in fine bisque porcelain with hand set glass dark blue grey eyes
with the Gibson style Auburn coloured hair
Madame Jeanne wears an exact recreation of an actual antique gown
worn by the artist’s mother to a costume ball in France
designed in a grey blue satin overlayed with navy blue lace
her neckline is decorated with a satin frill her sleeves with satin garters
with a satin waist band trimmed with braid and beads
her skirt is figure hugging decorated with satin garters and bows
with a train that flares out like a fish tale and is hemed with a satin frill
she wears a matching bonnet of grey blue satin decorated with navey blue lace
braid and finished with a feather and crowned with a floral rosette
description taken from image
date currently unknown
Doll is hall marked with the 24 Karat Gold Signature
 



 




 
Madame Regine

An Original  Design by Maryse Nicole
Crafted in fine bisque porcelain with hand set glass dark brown eyes
with the shoulder length curly Raven coloured hair
She is dress in a beautiful rose pink satin gown overlayed
with maroon tulle embroidered with rose pink thread
her shoulders are decorated with a pleated satin wrap trimmed with lace and
rose coloured pearls and heart shaped pearl imitation buttons
her skirt is tailored to her hips and decorated with a pleated satin wrap
and finished with gathered floor length rose pink satin
she wears a bonnet of rose pink satin decorated with plumes of feathers
with mixed colours of maroons and greys and trimmed with rose coloured pearls
description taken from image
date currently unknown
 


 
Madame Marguerite

An Original  Design by Maryse Nicole
In Tribute to the Artist Grandmother a beautiful self assured  French woman
who was Classically elegant and fashionably dressed  
Crafted in fine bisque porcelain with hand set glass green eyes she wears
her ash blonde  hair in the classic Gibson style with cascading curls around her face
she wears a custom design gown of peach satin overlayed with floral cream lace
her bodice is decorated with gathered lace and satin bows with embroidered lace
around her neck her skirt is tailored around her hips with lace and pearls
wrapped around one side revealing her satin dress her skirt is gathered at the knees
overlayed with cream lace and decorated with a large bow and strands of pearls
At the rear  her dress is bustled with layers of lace adorned with ribbons and pearls
underneath she wears lace trimmed satin bloomers with cream lacy stockings
and cream coloured pumps
she is finished with a romantic turn of the century hat elaborately decorated
lined with satin overlayed with fine tulle decorated with lace and hand sewn pearls
trimmed with embroidered lace crown with lace sweetheart rosebuds and strands of pearls
she wears three row pearl chocker and matching earrings
She Stands  22" Tall
Doll is hall marked with the 24 Karat Gold Signature
description taken from image
Advertised doll reader July 1994
 




 
MARGARET ROSE
 
An Original  Design by Maryse Nicole
very rear limited edition
Crafted in fine bisque porcelain with hand set glass dark brown eyes
with the shoulder length curly Raven coloured hair
she is Pure Victorian elegance Dressed in peach velvet
her bodice is plain only trimmed with 3 bronze coloured beads
with her shoulders trimmed with brown fur and collar with a brown frilled ribbon
she has puffed sleeves trimmed with fur cuffs and frilled brown ribbon at the elbow
her waist is decorated with chocolate brown scroll gimp tassel Braid Cord trimmed
with fur and peach rosettes her skirt is decorated with two chocolate brown
fur insert panels trimmed with floor length brown frilled ribbon
The rear her dress is decorated with three bows and with hand sewn brown scroll braid
and trimmed with fur
she is finished with a bonnet and trimmed with fur ostrich plumes and silken roses
she carries a faux fur muff to match
She Stands 22" tall
Christmas catalogue 1996
 
 
 
 


 

 
Madame Claudette
 
An Original  Design by Maryse Nicole
Crafted in fine bisque porcelain with hand set glass dark brown eyes
with long dark brown coloured hair swept up in Gibson style
she wears a dark rose pink taffeta gown overlayed with dark rose pink floral bridle lace
her shoulders are decorated with gathered baby pink chiffon attached at the neck
with a laced pink taffeta choker trimmed with strands of crystal beads and floral rosettes
her dress is tailored to the hip with her waist decorated with baby pink chiffon
crystal beads and a floral rosette her skirt flares out from her hip to the floor
she has baby pink chiffon scarfs attached to her cuffs of her sleeves trimmed with a rosette
her dress has a baby pink chiffon train attached to the rear set with a floral rosette
she is completed with a highly decorated bonnet with rose pink floral bridle lace
baby pink chiffon and floral rosettes with chiffon and taffeta ribbons
She Stands 22" tall
Christmas catalogue 1997
 

 

 

 
 

 


 

Madame Lucie
 
An Original  Design by Maryse Nicole
Crafted in fine bisque porcelain with hand set dark brown glass eyes 
with long chestnut brown coloured hair swept up in Gibson style
A vision of French loveliness Romantically gowned luxurious Aqua taffeta
Her dress is trimmed with embroidered cream appliques adorned with
hand sewn pink pearl beads and garlands of flowers
her neckline and shoulders are trimmed with lace
her sleeves are highly decorated with iridescence aqua organza trimmed
with floral bouquets lace and pearls
her dress is flared and pleated from the knees to the floor decorated with
lace a floral bouquet and strands of crystal beads and hemmed with
embroidered cream lace and tiny pearl centred lace floral appliques
her dress is finished with a iridescence aqua organza  bustle to the rear
trimmed with lace ribbons floral bouquets and strands of crystal beads
underneath she wears aqua pantaloons, lace stockings and ivory shoes
she wears a gorgeous bonnet off set to one side adorned  with
iridescence aqua organza lace crown with a floral bouquet
She Stands 22" tall
pinterest has her dated 1997