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The German doll-making firm of Kammer & Reinhardt offered the first mass-produced character dolls of bisque in 1909. In business since, 1886, K & R designed the company's character doll heads with beguiling faces and various expressions, and each different doll head received a unique mold number to distinguish it from others. The K & R firm used about 100 mold numbers ranging from 100 to 1176. It marketed its best-known character head, Mold # 101, as Peter when it represented a boy doll and as Marie when the doll represented a girl.

Details

  • Title: Doll
  • Creator: Simon & Halbig
  • Date Created: 1920-1929, 1920-1929
  • Location: Walterhausen, Germany, Walterhausen, Germany
  • Type: Dolls from the Early Twentieth Century, Dolls from the Early Twentieth Century
  • Medium: bisque, composition, paint, fabric, mohair, glass
  • Object ID: 78.11910, 78.11910

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