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Pin Cushion Lady Porcelain Half Dolls- What are they?

Vintage Half doll china bisque pin cushion lady

Vintage and Antique Pin Cushion Lady Porcelain Half Dolls- What are they? I have always been a fan of pin cushion ladies or half-dolls with their delicate features and vibrant colours. I remember, as a small child, my Granny having one attached to a huge patchwork skirt, which she used as a tea cosy over the enormous brown earthenware family, 10-cup, teapot. It was so heavy when filled that you couldn’t lift it! You just tipped it to pour! The tea was always made from tea leaves and she used sterilised milk, which smelt and tasted absolutely disgusting! It’s no…

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