Wilhelm Dehler Dolls 1878-1892
Wilhelm Dehler produced bisque head dolls from 1878-1892 in
Neustadt near Coburg, Thuringia Germany. Dehler's dolls were
distributed by J. F. O. Michaelis of Paris, France. Dolls were also
exported to the USA and England.
Dehler dolls are believed to have been marked with the
initials W. D. and a size number.
Shown on right, a poured bisque socket head doll with open
crown, sleep eyes,
delicate painted eyelashes, feathered brows, closed mouth, pierced ears, wigged,
jointed composition body is shown below, Dehler doll body and Dehler doll mark.
Wilhelm Dehler bisque head doll, 12" tall