Dating antique china head dolls
The appeal of these dolls lies, to a great extent, in their elegant, fashionable clothing.
It's very difficult to put a maker's name on these dolls, because they were rarely if ever marked. This information appears in the upper left corner of the page, with the label "Appraised On." Values change over time according to market forces, so the current value of the item could be higher, lower, or the same as when our expert first appraised it. Most of our experts will give appraisal values in context.Opinion of value: As with all appraisals, the verbal approximations of value given at ROADSHOW events are our experts' opinions formed from their knowledge of antiques and collectibles, market trends, and other factors.Although our valuations are based on research and experience, opinions can, and sometimes do, vary among experts.GUEST: These dolls have belonged to my family since the 1800s.They were my great-great-grandmother's, who she gave to her daughters, who were Lucy and Annie Hall.