Thursday, July 21, 2016

William Goebel doll in sailor suit made between 1890 - 1910; named Albert

William Goebel antique bisque dolls were made in Germany from 1861 to 1930.This doll in a sailor suit is an example of authentic William Goebel antique bisque dolls made between 1890 -1910. Migrants from the UK brought this doll to New Zealand  circa 1910.

The outfit of this doll  is very similar to German school boy uniform popular in the early 1900s; it was also  fashionabe in  Victorian Era. Other features: natural hair, original boy doll outfit - named Albert.