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Doll head

Alt, Beck & Gottschalckca. 1880

The Strong National Museum of Play

The Strong National Museum of Play
Rochester , United States

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.

Details

  • Title: Doll head
  • Creator: Alt, Beck & Gottschalck
  • Date Created: ca. 1880
  • Location: Germany
  • Type: Dolls from the Nineteenth Century
  • Medium: bisque, untinted
  • Object ID: 79.1357

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