The company of Alt, Beck, & Gottschalck began making doll heads in the 1860s and continued production until its factories closed in the 1930s. The company made a variety of glazed and parian dolls and figurines. Most dolls can be identified by the distinctive dark-red, V-shaped accent line between the upper and lower lips.


  • Title: Doll
  • Creator: Alt, Beck & Gottschalck
  • Location: Germany
  • Type: Dolls from the Nineteenth Century
  • Medium: porcelain, fabric, lace
  • Object ID: 79.42720

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