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Dolls Price Guide: Doll Values and Information...
Dolls Price Guide to help you identify and value your dolls, antique to modern. Includes Barbies, Madame Alexanders, Ginny and much more. REVISED 2011
Dolls Price Guide: Antique Dolls
Price Guide to help you identify and value your antique dolls.
Dolls Price Guide: Madame Alexander Dolls
Price Guide for Madame Alexander dolls. For identification and values.
Dolls Price Guide: Text Index of all dolls
Text Index for the Dolls Price and Identification Guide
Do You Know When the First Cabbage Patch Doll...
About Cabbage Patch Kids, including dates of production, companies, characteristics, the secondary market and general information about this popular vintage and modern doll.
10 Ways to Identify Your Collector Dolls
Here are the steps to help you identify the name and/or manufacturer of a doll.
Dolls Price Guide: Vintage Dolls 1925-1950
Price Guide for vintage dolls, 1925-1950. For identification and values.
Vintage Barbie Dolls Photo Gallery
Photo Gallery of Vintage Barbie Dolls and Clothing from 1959 through 1972
Quick Fixes for Dolly Ouchies when All Else...
Doll Triage for Informed Amateurs and the most Desperate Dolly Cases and info. for The Doll Doctors' Association
Kewpie Dolls Price Guide and Photo Gallery
Kewpie Dolls Price Guide and Photo Gallery.
1966 Barbie Dolls: Trash or Treasure?
Finally--here is some help sorting out what the 1966 mark on a Barbie acutally means!
Top 4 Look Alike Dolls
Look Alike Dolls: Where To Get Dolls That Look Like Your Child
Dolls Price Guide: Sixties Dolls
Price Guide for dolls from the 1960s.. For identification and values.
Dolls Price Guide: Fifties Dolls
Price Guide for dolls from the 1950s.. For identification and values.
Special Tips For Restoration of Barbie®...
How to repair and restore vintage Barbie and other plastic dolls.
Do You Know the Difference Between Bisque and...
All about bisque dolls, including dates of production, characteristics, prices, the secondary market and general information about dolls made from bisque.
Dolls Price Guide: Modern Barbie Dolls
Price Guide for modern Barbie dolls. For identification and values.
Top Five German Antique Doll Brands
Top Five German Antique Doll Brands for Porcelain Dolls
Doll Shop and Museum Directory
Doll shops and museums from all around the United States and the world
What Is The Value of a Doll?
In today's volatile doll market, what IS the value of a particular doll?
Restring a Doll: Doll With A Basic 5-Part Body
Have a baby doll that needs repairing? Learn to restring a bisque, composition, vinyl or hard plastic doll back together again.
Dolls Price Guide
Dolls price guide, with photos, descriptions and current values.
Armand Marseille Dolls
All about German Armand Marseille dolls including dates of production, sizes, pricing information and general information.
Dolls Price Guide: Vogue Dolls including Ginny
Price Guide for Vogue dolls, including Ginny. For identification and values.
Value Your Doll
If you know which doll you have, here is how to find out what the doll is worth.
Effanbee Dolls - All About Effanbee Dolls
Founded in 1912, this company has produced dolls ranging from Patsy to Brenda Starr, made out of composition, rubber, hard plastic, vinyl...and love.
Dolls From The Heart Doll Collector Gallery
Doll Collector Gallery showcasing photos and stories behind vintage, antique and modern dolls in collector's collections worldwide
Tips For Sucessful Doll Restoration
Tips and tricks to help you successfully restore your vintage and antique dolls.
Do You Know When the First Barbie Doll Was Made?
All about Barbie Dolls including history, characteristics and pricing for dolls today.
Klumpe and Roldan Dolls
All about Klumpe Dolls and Roldan Dolls, including dates of production, characteristics, prices, the secondary market and general information about these cloth dolls produced in Spain.
Dolls Price Guide - Madame Alexander Southern...
Madame Alexander Southern Belle Doll in the Dolls Price Guide.
Lee Middleton Dolls
All about Lee Middleton dolls, including dates of production, characteristics, prices, the secondary market, and general information.
Pink Box Barbie Doll - Definition
The definition of pink box barbie doll in the Glossary of Doll Collecting Terms.
Organizing Your Doll Collection:  Storing...
How to store your doll collection safely.: free tissue paper acid free tissue paper barbie dolls display cabinets barbie doll
1960s Dolls Price Guide
1960s dolls price guide, including information, doll values and photos.
American Girl Dolls
A profile on the Americn Girl Dolls doll including dates of production, characteristics, dolls available and general information.
Antique Dolls Price Guide
Antique dolls price guide, including information, doll values and photos.
Modern Barbie Dolls Price Guide
Modern Barbie Dolls Price Guide with photos and current market prices.
Composition Dolls
All about composition dolls, including dates of production, characteristics, prices, the collector market, and general information.
Why Do People Collect Dolls?
Exploring the reasons people collect dolls
Chatty Cathy
All about the talking Chatty Cathy doll from the 1960s, including dates of production, characteristics, prices, the secondary market and general information about this popular baby boomer doll.
Trolls
All about Trolls, including dates of production, companies that produced Trolls, characteristics, the secondary market and general information about these popular dolls.
Dolls Price Guide: Fashion Dolls:  Gene,...
Price Guide for fashion dolls including Gene, Tyler, Somers & Field. For identification and values.
Vintage Dolls Price Guide - Guide to Vintage...
Vintage dolls (1925 to 1959) price guide, including information, doll values and photos
Dolls Price Guide - Barbie as Dorothy From the...
Barbie as Dorothy from the Wizard of Oz. Toto, too.
Dolls Price Guide: Ideal Dolls
Price Guide for Ideal dolls. For identification and values.
Identify Your Vintage Ponytail Barbie
There are 6 versions of the vintage ponytail barbie, and their value varies from a few thousand dollars to a few hundred. Here's how to tell which ponytail Barbie Doll you have.
Kestner Dolls - All About Kestner Dolls
All about German Kestner dolls including dates of production, sizes, pricing information and general information.
Whatever Happened To Cabbage Patch Dolls?
The HOT dolls of the 80s haven't ever truly faded away
Doll Restoration and Conservation:  What...
A complete course in doll conservation and restoration--tips and tricks, links and books
Celluloid Dolls
All about celluloid dolls, including dates of production, characteristics, prices, the secondary market and general information about dolls made from celluloid plastic.
When Dolls Break the Bank!!
With a winning bid of $300,000, Theriault's Auctions sends dolls to the realm of fine art.
Kewpie Dolls
A Kewpie Dolls introduction, including dates of production, biographical data on Rose O'Neill, pricing information and general information.
Dolls From A to Z
Dolls from A to Z: Information on All Types of Dolls, Antique to Modern
Dolls Price Guide - Madame Alexander Compositio...
Madame Alexander composition Dionne quintuplets in the Dolls Price Guide
Shirley Temple Dolls
All about Shirley Temple dolls, including history, characteristics, materials, and pricing for dolls today.
Betsy McCall Dolls
All about Betsy McCall dolls, including dates of production, companies, characteristics, the secondary market and general information about this popular vintage and modern doll.
Barbie Fun Facts
Did you know all these facts about Barbie dolls?: army air force olympic swimmer mattel inc olympic athlete teenage fashion
Doll Profile: Madame Alexander Dolls
All about these popular 20th and 21st century dolls, including dates of production, characteristics, prices, the secondary market, and more.
Vinyl Kewpie, C. 1970s. Made in Hong Kong
Vinyl Kewpie, C. 1970s. Made in Hong Kong. Page 11.
Dolls Price Guide - Madame Alexander Tiny Betty
Award winning Madame Alexander Tiny Betty doll dresssed as a bride
Ken Dolls
All about Ken, Barbie's boyfriend, including history, dates of production, characteristics and pricing for Ken dolls today.
Dolls From the Heart Doll Galleries
Online doll museum of dolls. Many beautiful photos and the stories behind the dolls.
Gotz Dolls:  What You Need To Know
All about Goetz dolls; Götz dolls from Germany.
Amazing Amanda: Is She Right For Your Child?
Amazing Amanda is one of the hits of the 2005 Holiday season. Find out all about her and if she is right for you child.
1966 Barbie Dolls:  Trash or Treasure?
Finally--here is some help sorting out what the 1966 mark on a Barbie acutally means!
Madame Alexander Dolls Return To McDonald's Happy
Madame Alexander dolls are once again available in McDonald's Happy Meals this month.
Dolls Price Guide - Mattel Bubble Cut Barbie
Brunette vintage bubble cut Barbie in the Dolls Price Guide
Bisque Kewpie, 6 Inches Tall
Bisque antique Kewpie doll, 6 inches tall. Page 5.
Back View of Six Inch Bisque Antique Kewpie Doll
Back View of Six Inch Bisque Antique Kewpie Doll. Page 6.
Just Like Mommy Vinyl Kewpie Doll by Charisma...
Just Like Mommy Vinyl Kewpie Doll by Charisma Dolls, c. 2006. Page 12.
Kestner 171 German Bisque Doll
Kestner 171 German bisque doll, circa 1900. : vogue dolls german bisque porcelain teeth bisque doll madame alex
The Enduring Charm of Raggedy Ann And Andy
The Enduring Charm of Raggedy Ann And Andy
Bye-Lo Baby Dolls
All about Bye-Lo Baby Dolls, including dates, history, characteristics, and market priciong for dolls today.
Dolls Price Guide - Flat-Top China Doll
Flat top china doll from 1850s to 1870s.: vogue dolls china dolls madame alex porcelain dolls vintage dolls
Doll Collecting 101- A Complete Guide to Doll...
A complete guide to collecting dolls, from antique to modern. How to identify and value dolls, what to look for when buying dolls, how to preserve and take care of dolls, and much more.
Caring for Vinyl Dolls
The definitive guide for restoring vinyl dolls and action figures
Favorite Baby Boomer dolls of the 1960s
Favorite Baby Boomer dolls of the 1960s.
Dolls Price Guide - Betsy McCall UFDC...
Betsy McCall bent-knee reproduction from UFDC dinner.
Annabelle Amibivalence; "Conjuring" mixed...
Anyone who gets tired of keeping Annabelle can send her to me; we love all types of dolls, and do not believe in ghosts.
Crissy Dolls
All about Crissy and grow hair Crissy family dolls, including dates of production, characteristics, prices, the secondary market and general information about this popular baby boomer doll.
Dolls Price Guide - Cissy in Coral and Leopard...
Madame Alexander Cissy, in the Coral and Leopard travel ensemble.
Half Dolls
All about antique half dolls, including dates of production, companies that produced them, characteristics, the secondary market and general information.
Before You Buy Porcelain Dolls
Buying modern porcelain dolls can be very different than buying collectible vinyl dolls. Here's what you need to know.
Little Miss Revlon Doll by Ideal
Little Miss Revlon doll by Ideal, MIB with an upswept-drive hairdo.
Antique and Vintage  Doll Collecting...
Are you new to antique and vintage (pre-1960s) doll collecting? Don't be lost--here are all the buzz-words and definitions you'll need. Talk like a pro.
National Costume Dolls
All about national costume dolls and foreign travel dolls including dates of production, sizes, pricing information and general information.
Organizing Your Doll Collection: ...
How to effectively display your doll collection. Tips and display options.
China Dolls
Introduction to china dolls including dates of production, characteristics, values of china dolls and general information about these popular antique dolls.
Bratz Dolls
All about Bratz dolls from MGA Entertainment, including history, characteristics, controversies surrounding the dolls and their place in the hearts of little girls today.
Sunshine Family
All about the Sunshine Family dolls from the 1970s made by Mattel, including dates of production, characteristics, prices, the secondary market and general information about this popular late baby boomer and early Gen-X doll.
Top 10 Doll Collecting Myths
Top 10 Doll Collecting Myths
Nancy Ann Storybook Dolls: History
Little dolls with exquisite costumes delight collectors.
Jumeau Dolls
An introduction to French Jumeau dolls including dates of production, sizes, pricing information and general information.
Top 10 Things To Check Out When You Buy a...
Learn the top ten things to consider when you buy a vintage Barbie doll.
A Tall, Elegant, Vanishing Species; 1950s...
Exploring deluxe 1950s Supermarket Dolls by Deluxe Reading and Arrow
All-Bisque Kewpie Doll
All-bisque Kewpie doll designed by Rose O'Neill. : antique doll collector vogue dolls madame alex vintage dolls vintage barbie
About the Dolls Price Guide
Important information about the Dolls Price Guide on About.com
Dolls Price Guide:  Chatty Cathy
Chatty Cathy in the Dolls Price Guide.: chatty cathy dolls chatty cathy doll vogue dolls rare variations mattel inc
Dolls Price Guide - Vogue Jill
Jill fashion doll from the 1950s, by Vogue, in the Dolls Price Guide!
Vintage Ginny Photo Gallery
Photos of vintage Ginnys by Vogue 1950s: vogue dolls ginny dolls little darling ginnys medford mass
Patsy Dolls - All About Patsy and Patsy Family...
All about Patsy dolls and Patsy family dolls, including dates of production, characteristics, prices, the secondary market and general information about these popular 20th and 21st Century Dolls.
Large Celluoid Kewpie made in Japan circa 1925.
Large Celluoid Kewpie made in Japan circa 1925. Page 7.
Ginny Dolls:  The History of Vogue, Inc.
Waltershauser Dolls: Exceptional dolls from Germany with a 200 year pedigree.
Ways To Get Your Dolls To Stand
How can you get your dolls to stand up for display?
How To Get The Best Prices For Your Dolls on eBay
How to get top dollar for your dolls when selling on eBay, the online auction marketplace.
Skipper Dolls
All about Skipper, Barbie's little sister, including history, dates of production, characteristics and pricing for dolls today.
Dolls Price Guide - Duchess and PMA  Dolls
Hard plastic dolls from the 1940s and 1950s made by Dutchess and PMA
Dawn Dolls: Tiny Doll Stars of the 1970s
Just over 6 inches tall, Dawn dolls steal the hearts of 1970s children and collectors today
Boudoir Dolls
A profile on vintage Boudoir Dolls including dates of production, sizes and general information.
Norah Wellings Dolls, 1930s to 1960s
All about Norah Wellings Dolls, including dates, history, characteristics, and market priciong for her dolls today.
Lee Middleton Dolls
Lee Middleton Dolls: Bundles of Pure Joy: lee middleton baby dolls lee middleton dolls lee middleton doll lee middleton babies reva schick
Terri Lee Dolls
All about Terri Lee Dolls, including dates of production, characteristics, prices, the secondary market and general information about this popular baby boomer doll.
Strawberry Shortcake, First Edition in the...
First Edition Kenner Strawberry Shortcake in the Dolls Price Guide. Page 6.
Number 4 Blonde Ponytail Barbie Doll
Number 4 Blonde Ponytail Barbie Doll. Page 4.
Silkstone Barbie Dolls
All about Silkstone Barbie Dolls (also known as Lingerie Model and Fashion Model dolls), including history, characteristics and pricing for dolls today.
Reviw of 95th Annivesary Edition Raggedy Ann doll
Review of the 95th Anniversary Raggedy Ann doll released by Applause
Dolls Price Guide - Midge
Midge, Barbies best friend from the 1960s in the Dolls Price Guide
Why Do Girls Outgrow Barbie Dolls At Such a...
A look at why girls outgrow Barbie dolls at such a young age.
Kuddle Kewpie by Cameo/Knickerbocker
Kuddle Kewpie with vinyl face and soft, stuffed body by Cameo/Knickerbocker. Page 9.
Dolls Price Guide - Hallmark Holiday Memories...
Hallmark Holiday Memories Barbie Doll: vogue dolls barbie dolls hallmark holiday madame alex head mold
Raggedy Ann and Andy
An introduction to Raggedy Ann and Andy dolls including dates of production, sizes and general information.
Kewpie Huggers by Rose O'Neill
Kewpie Huggers by Rose O'Neill, c. 1912. Page 2.
Doll Review: Breath of Life Babies by Lee...
Review of the Breath of Life Baby dolls by Lee Middleton Dolls.
Ginny Dolls - All About Ginny Dolls by Vogue
All about Ginny Dolls by Vogue, including dates of production, characteristics, prices, the secondary market and general information about this popular baby boomer doll.
Close-Up of Large Celluoid Kewpie, Made in Japan
Close-Up of Large Celluoid Kewpie made in Japan circa 1925. Page 8.
Dolls From The Heart Doll Artist Gallery
Original dolls made by doll artists. Visit here to see dolls that are completely artist made and designed, from porcelain, polymer clay, cloth, wood and more!
French All-bisque Mignonette with Bare Feet
French All-bisque Mignonette with Bare Feet - All About French All- Bisque Mignonette. Page 4.
Dawn Dolls
An introduction to Dawn Dolls, including dates of production, characteristics, prices, the secondary market and general information about this popular baby boomer doll.
Top 10 Tips For Great Doll Photography
10 tips to make your doll photographs shine.
Dolls Price Guide - French Bisque Poupee by...
French bisque poupee by Gaultier in costume of Brittany, c. 1880.
Kewpie and Doodle Dog by Charisma Dolls
Porcelain Kewpie and Doodledog by Charisma Dolls. Page 13.
Top 10 Tips To Protect And Preserve Your Dolls
Top 10 tips to protect and preserve your dolls.
Number 3 Blonde Ponytail Barbie Mint in...
Number 3 Ponytail Barbie Mint in Original Box. Page 2.
Bru Dolls
All about French Bru dolls including dates of production, sizes, pricing information and general information.
Kuddle Kewpie by Cameo/Knickerbocker, Close-Up
Kuddle Kewpie with vinyl face and soft, stuffed body by Cameo/Knickerbocker, close-up. Page 10.
Kestner 171
Kestner 171 in the Dolls Price Guide. Page 9.
Piano Baby by Gerbruder Heubach
A Piano Baby by Gerbruder Heubach from the late 1800s. Page 3.
Dolls Price Guide - Madame Alexander Maggie
Maggie doll by Madame Alexander, from 1950s: madame alexander doll vogue dolls madame alex vintage dolls vintage barbie
Top Five French Antique Doll Brands
Top Five French Antique Doll Brands for Porcelain Dolls
Number 4 Ponytail Barbie Doll, Circa 1960....
Number 4 Ponytail Barbie Doll, Circa 1960. Close up. Page 3.
The Lawyers Kewpies, Reading Book, c. 1912
The Lawyers Kewpies, Reading Book, c. 1912. Page 3.
Dolls Price Guide - Kestner All-Bisque with...
DOLLS PRICE GUIDE:  Antique Dolls KESTNER:  ALL-BISQUE  DOLL :  All-Bisque by Kestner with swivel head,
Before You Buy Baby Dolls
Questions you should ask before buying a Baby Doll. Facts to consider before choosing a Baby Doll for a child or collector.
Gene Marshall Dolls
A profile on the Gene Marshall dolls by Ashton Drake including dates of production, characteristics, dolls available and general information about this popular 15.5 inch fashion doll.
Dolls Price Guide - 1930s Celluloid Doll from...
Celluloid doll from Germany, 1930s.: vogue dolls madame alex vintage dolls maker dolls fashion dolls
Dolls From The Heart Dollmaker Gallery
See photos of dolls from dollmakers from around the world; modern and antique reproductions and wonderful costuming. Learn the story of how they were made.
A Guide to Doll Materials
If you know the material that a doll head is made with, you have the key to identifying and understanding a doll. This guide will help you identify, collect, and appreciate dolls according to the materials that they were made with.
Shirley Temple Identification and Price Guide...
Book review of Shirley Temple Identification and Price Guide to Shirley Temple Collectibles by Suzanne Kraus-Mancuso
Ginny, An All-American Sweetheart!  
Ginny, an All-American Sweetheart, America's favorite vintage and modern toddler doll
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