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Below is a list of past Britain, British, England, English or United Kingdom antique doll makers from the 1680s on, included is the Company name, date of operation, doll mold numbers, identifying doll marks, labels, letters, initials, doll trade names and symbols. 

 

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English Doll Makers

 

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M

Joseph Robert Mally & Company 1891-1899

l. Marcus & Company dolls 1922

Day Marcuse & Company doll maker 1916-1922

Marion & Company doll maker 1916-1917

Marlborough Manufacturing Company doll mark M.M.C. 1918

Marlborough Manufacturing Company doll mark M.M.C

Charles Marsh wax doll mark label 1865-1914

   Charles Marsh doll mark 31 & 32 Corinthian Bazaar Argyll St. London W

31 & 32 Corinthian Bazaar Argyll St. London W

Mary Ann Marsh Dolly's Hospital 1905-1914

   - Fulham Road S.W. London

Martin & Runyon Doll Company 1862-1865

  - distributor Autoperipatetikos - walking dolls

Winifred Mathewman 1915-1918 Ingleton, Yorkshire

Mayer & Sherratt ceramic head dolls 1915-1920

   Mayer & Sherratt doll mark Melba Elgland

doll mark Melba, Classic Doll, M & S

Francis Mayers dolls 1924

Ethel Elizabeth M. McCubbin doll mark lion's claw 1914

Ethel Elizabeth M. McCubbin doll mark lion's claw

Meakin & Ridgeway imported stockinet dolls 1919-1921

Mechanical Rubber Company 1925

Herbert J. Meech wax dolls 1865-1917

H.J. Meech Doll Maker, Dolls doll mark Cleaned & Repaired, 6, 8, 50 Kennington Road, London S.E.

doll mark H.J. Meech Doll Maker, Dolls Cleaned & Repaired,

6, 8, 50 Kennington Road, London S.E.

C. Melin & Company, wholesale distributor 1916-1925

John William Merrill doll import & distributor before 1909

Merrythought, Ltd. dolls 1930s+ Telford, Shropshire & London

Merrythought, Ltd. doll mark Desinged by G.E. Studdy

Metropolitan India Rubber Company rubber dolls 1870s

Metropolitan Toy & Doll Company 1914-1915 London

L. Meyer dolls 1922-1929 London

Peter M'Ginn dolls 1926-1930 London

Miller Brothers dolls 1916

J. P. Miller & Company dolls 1916-1919 Liverpool

   - trademark compolene, compolite non-break 

Millikin & Lawley dristributor 1881-1882 London

Milliner's Model, mannikin dolls 1840-1860s

Mitchell & Company 1917-1919 Bradford

W. H. Mogridge & Company cloth dolls 1918 Bristol

Miss Muriel Moller doll distribute & exporter 1917-1919

Madame Augusta Montanari Manufacturer wax dolls 1851-1884

   Madame Augusta Montanari Manufacturer, doll mark label Montanari, 251 Regent St. and 180 Soho Bazaar

251 Regent St. & 180 Soho Bazaar

   or 13 Charley St., Soho Sqr. London

H.A. Moore & Company. doll distributor 1925-1927 London

Horace W. & Charles Morrell wax dolls 1870-1930

  Morrell doll mark 164 Oxford Street London

Morrell 164 Oxford Street London

   Charles Morrell 368 Oxford Street London W.

   Charles Morrell, 50 Burlington Arcade London

James Leicester Mortyn dolls 1860-1879

Alan Ross Munhard doll patent 1924-1926 London

   - or Munyard

 

N

Nellfoy & Company wax dolls 1916-1921

Peggy Nesbit doll mark label Happy Days 1950s+

Peggy Nesbit doll mark label Happy Days Scotland

Nottingham Toy Industry 1915-1920

  - British Toys, Shanklin Toy Industry

Nunn & Smeed British ceramic head dolls 1915-1927

  

doll mark The Nunsuch N & S Liverpool No 7.

   Nunn & Sneed doll mark Dolly Dimple No. 4 Liverpool

 

O

Old Cottage Toys & Dolls black diamond label 1940s+

Old Cottage Toys black diamond doll label Great Britain

 

P

Palitoy Cascelloid 1919-1968, Dolly Darling dolls

   - Palitoy Company bradgate division

Papier Mache dolls 1760+

John Edward Payne rubber dolls 1849+

W. Payne & Son celluloid dolls 1772-1927

Peacock dolls wax dolls 1862-1889

doll mark 525 New Oxford St. London, W.C

Lucy Peck wax dolls 1893-1922

   

doll mark label 131 Regent Street London W

Peddler dolls 1700s+

Pedigree Company 1942+, Sindy doll

   - also known as Triang Line Brothers

Pedigree doll mark Made In England Pat. Pending

Charles Perls celluloid dolls 1916-1922

Charles Pierotti doll mark CP

Charles Pierotti doll mark CP

Dominic Pierotti wax dolls 1770-1942

Pierotti wax doll mark

Pierotti doll mark Pieriotti

William Pitfield wax dolls 1875-1894

Polmar Perfumery Company Pinka-Boo dolls 1921

Edward Poole dolls wax dolls 1854-1865

John R. Poole wooden dolls 1843-1860

William Poole wax dolls 1852-1855

Frank Popper doll mark FP 1940s+

Frank Popper doll mark FP

Potteries Toy Company 1914-1918

Frederick William Punfield 1822-1925+

 

Q

Mary Quant Daisy doll 1973-1983

Queen Anne wooden dolls 1700-1750

 

R

H. S. Ralph doll maker 1924

E. Randall, Grödner Tal wood dolls 1904-1958

Rayburn Townsend & Company 1924-1925

Job Ridgeway, Cauldron Potteries 1800-1930+

   Job Ridgeway doll mark J. Ridgeway, J.R.

doll mark J. Ridgeway, J.R.

Roberts Brothers doll maker 1888

   - became part of Chad Valley Company

Joseph Robins dolls 1826-1901

Rock China Doll Company 1915-1919

Roddy Doll Company doll mark Rodnoid, Roddy 1938-1950s

   Roddy doll mark Rodnoid

R continued above

R continued

Rogark Character Dolls 1960s Wales, England

Rogark doll mark

Roncorone beeswax dolls 1800s

W. A. Rose & Company doll mark W.A.R. inside diamond 1921

W. A. Rose & Co doll mark W.A.R. inside diamond

Rosebud Company doll mark 1947-1967, now Mattel

Rosebud Doll Company doll mark Miss Rosebud England

H. Ross doll mark label 1800s

H. Ross doll mark label 570 Gallery Soho Bazaar English and Foreign Dolls

Roxy Factory 1915-1920

 

S

S & L Mfg Company 1926

Thomas Charles Salisbury doll mark Leda 1917

Thomas Charles Salisbury doll mark Leda

Thomas Salter rubber dolls 1915-1930

Samsact LTD. 1963+, see Seltaeb NEMS Enterprises in USA

    - Beatles rubber dolls, plus other memorabilia

Santy Inventor wax dolls 1860

   Santy doll mark 340 Long Room Soho Bazaar London

doll mark 340 Long Room Soho Bazaar London

Sarold Manufacturing Company Ltd. 1950s+

Sarold Manufacturing Co. LTD. doll mark British Made star M

doll mark British Made star symbol M, Sarold

Sasha dolls by Morgenthaler 1964-2004

  - also made by Gotz Puppenfabrik Germany

Schlieff & Company 1922-1924

J. Fred Scott & Company 1915-1917

Shanklin Toy Industry cloth dolls 1915-1920

   - Nottingham Toy Industry - British Toys

Shropshire Toy Industries 1917

Mr. Simmonds doll maker 1917

Fawcett Simpson & Company 1915-1919

Frederick Sindall doll maker 1895-1923

Sloan & Company dolls 1915-1918

Edward Smith wax dolls 1880s

Edward Smith The City Toy Shop doll mark 8 Cheapside London F.C.

doll mark label Edward Smith, The City Toy Shop,

8 Cheap Side London, E. C.

Samson Smith China dolls 1846-1900s

  

doll mark intertwined SS, after 1900s SS Ltd

W. H. Smith & Son 1916-1918

Smith & Hoyle 1916-1917

Specialty Toy & Doll Company 1919-1920

Speights Doll Factory or Classic Works 1900-1924

  Speights doll mark 6 Classic England, Classic Cecily, Kidette

doll mark 6 Classic England, Classic Cecily, Kidette

Spencer & Company dolls 1916-1919 Wales, England

Gilbert Spicer & Company dolls 1916-1917

E. C. Spurin Toy Warehouse dolls 1851-1867

E. C. Spurin Toy Warehouse doll mark New Bond Street London

New Bond Street, London

Star Manufacturing Co. doll mark six pointed star 1887-1929

Star Manufacturing Co doll mark six pointed star

Steevan's Manufacturing Company 1917

   - spring activated walking dolls

Steiner & Company 1915

Strome & Company 1892-1930s

Sieve Sunlight & Company 1915-1920

Sutherland Doll Company 1918 Arcadian Babs doll

 

T

Tah Toys doll mark Kiddlums 1917-1918

Tah Toys doll mark Kiddlums

Talfourd Toys Company 1920s+ painted articulated wood figures

Jessie Toler Kingsley Tarpey doll mark Sea Baby 1915

Jessie Toler Kingsley Tarpey doll mark Sea Baby

Telma Mfg Company 1917-1918

William J. Terry 1890-1915

Thorne Brotherss 1915-1918

Three Arts Toy Industries 1920-1927

Three Arts Women's Emp. Fund 1915-1920

John Tinkler wax doll mark E. Tinkler 1880s

John Tinkler wax doll mark E. Tinkler

M. E. Todhunter 1926-1928

Tri-ang Line Brothers 1876+

   - also known as Pedigree Co 1942-1960s

Charles Edward Turnbull Dolls & Toys 1872-1963

    - also known as C.E. Turnbull, Turnbull's, The Toy People

     used trade name Charterhouse babies & toys 1917+

Charles Edward Turnbull, C.E. Turnbull, C.E.T. And Co, doll mark CETANDCO

doll mark CETANDCO

H. Francis Turner & Company 1894-1924

W. S. Turton 1915-1918

Tyneside Toys 1918-1919

 

V

Vale of Clwyd Toymakers dolls 1917 Wales, England

Vickers, LTD 1920

Vulcanite Company rubber dolls 1870s

 

W

Watford Toy Mfg 1915

Norah Wellings 1926-1960

   - also called Victoria Toy Works

Welmaid Toys 1920

Welsh Toy Makers dolls 1919 Wales, England

John Wheeler doll mark crown symbol 1879

John Wheeler doll mark crown symbol

James Wheelhouse dolls 1908-1923

C & H White dolls 1800s

Wholesale Toy Company 1915-1921

Whyte, Ridsdale & Company dolls 1867-1927

Whyte, Ridsdale doll mark C & H, White Wilton, Portsmouth

   - doll mark C & H, White, Wilton, Portsmouth

William & Mary wood dolls 1680-1720

Williams & Steer Mfg Company 1940s-1950s

   Williams & Steer doll mark W & St. Made in England

   - doll mark W & ST, Made In England

Wiltshaw & Robinson 1915-1923

Wolstan Doll Company 1918-1928

Womens Emergency Corp Workshop 1914-1917

Wonderland Toymaking Company 1921-1923

Wood dolls, Wooden dolls 1300+

R. Woode Toy Company 1917

Worthitt & Company 1916-1917

William Richard Wynne 1895-1897

 

Z

Walter Zimmer 1909-1913

Zoo Soft Toy Company plush dolls 1928

 

English Doll Makers  A-L < M-Z >

 

 

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