Doll Reference - Home page

Doll Auctions | Barbie Menu | Dolls For Sale | Forum | Doll Glossary | Doll Marks | Doll Values

search engine by freefind advanced
 

Doll Reference

American Doll Company 1912-1926

Barbie Menu

Modern Dolls

 

By Country

American | English

French | German

Rest of World

 

By Material 

Bisque | Celluloid

China | Cloth

Composition

Hard Plastic

Metal | Papier Mache

Rubber | Wax | Wood

 

By Type

Advertising Dolls

Antique Fashion Dolls

Baby Dolls

Black Dolls

Boudoir Dolls

Carnival Dolls

Mama Dolls

Mask Face Dolls

Oriental Dolls

Patsy Type Dolls

   

American Doll Co, Honey Child doll, black doll 26"

American Doll Company, Honey Child doll, black doll 15 1/2"

The American Doll Company was owned and operated by Bayless Brothers & Company of Louisville, KY USA.  They made both Mama girl and boy dolls and Bye-Lo Baby type dolls. 

 

Markings used by American Doll Company are: A.D.C., A.D. Co., ADC intertwined, Am. Doll Co., Honey Child, Am Doll Co. Copr. 1926.

 

Shown left; Honey Child doll, a Bye-Lo type black baby doll, also came as a white baby doll, 12-15 1/5" tall, composition shoulder head and lower arms or full upper arms in larger sized doll, molded painted hair, brown decal side glancing eyes, closed mouth, cloth body, legs and upper arms, doll marked on front shoulder plate Honey Child, on back shoulder plate Am Doll Co. Copr. 1926

 

American Doll Company Composition Dolls For Sale - use the search ebay box to type a specific doll name, this is a category site wide ebay search, so be sure to include your search term plus Doll or anything you may want to purchase. 

 

Good luck we hope you find the doll of your dreams.

Antique American Doll Company Dolls Identified

Items shown below are for reference

American Doll Co, Boy doll 23"

American Doll Company, Boy doll 23" tall

American Doll Company, Girl doll, 20" tall, probably has molded Marcelled curls beneath her wig, composition shoulder head, composition arms, cloth body and legs, decal blue eyes, closed mouth, black cloth stitched on boots over cloth legs.

 

American Doll Company Girl dolls and Boy dolls have been found in various large sizes from 18" to 25" tall, both dolls have molded hair, the Boys hair is all over molded curls, the Girls molded hair is a Marcelled style, if hair is unpainted then it probably originally wore a mohair wig, composition shoulder heads on a stuffed cloth body, composition arms, cloth legs with cloth boots stitched on or papier mache body with papier mache legs with blue or pink painted on boots, both dolls have decal eyes, closed mouth, both above dolls marked Am. Doll Co.

 

Buying    Selling   Cleaning    Photographing    Repairing

Auctions | Barbie Menu | For Sale | Forum | Glossary | Marks | Values

All trademarks are respective of their owners and have no affiliation to this website

Doll Reference  Copyright 2000-2014 all rights reserved including photos & content