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Robert Carl bisque head, sleep eyes, open mouth with teeth.


Robert Carl Dolly Face doll, bisque socket head, sleep eyes, painted eyelashes, open mouth with teeth, probably came on a ball jointed composition body, Robert Carl doll mark shown on right.

The Robert Carl doll company of Köppelsdorf, Thuringia, Germany made bisque, wax-cloth, cloth or celluloid head character, Mama or baby dolls, some with voice boxes in the heads.  Mr. Carl also purchased bisque head doll mold 370 & 390 from the nearby porcelain factory of Armand Marseille, and from Edmund U. Steiner.  Robert Carl used the doll mark Germany RC inside a circle, with a line above and below the initials, not to be confused with the French company of Radiguet & Condonnier who made fashion Lady dolls marked Déposé R C in the 1880s.

Robert Carl doll mark Germany RC inside a circle 23

Robert Carl doll mark



 RC inside a circle




- another Robert Carl doll mark is RC Depose

Robert Carl doll trade names; 

American Beauty dolls, Mausi, Mousie,

Robert Carl doll molds Identified;

1400, 1401


Successors; 1911-1925 Frickmann & Robert A. Lindner then 1925-1929 Karl Frickmann


In 1913 Robert Carl purchased Mengersgereuth Porzellanfabrik located near Sonneberg.


In 1923 Mr. Carl became a silent partner in Erste Steinbacher Porzellanfabrik Weifel & Co. KG along

with son-in-law Gustav Heubach, Mr. Carl passed away in 1936.


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