Whereas now children play on apps and online communities, there were whole generations that stored tangible nuggets of nostalgia on bookshelves and cupboards. The value of vintage and iconic toys from as early as the s have started soaring — with some racking up to hundreds of thousands of dollars today. Do you have any of these classic toys in your attic?
A Heubach Koppelsdorf bisque head doll, with closing blue eyes, open mouth and teeth, to a jointed composition body, the rear of the head marked A Pedigree celluloid doll, with moulded hair and jointed body, together with a Japanese doll and another doll. An Armand Marseille bisque head doll, with fixed brown eyes, open mouth and teeth, to a composition jointed body, marked to the rear of the head
They can be fine works of art or Icons of fashion. They can be beautiful elegant and strange all at the same time. That is how they have captivated us for centuries.
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Although the value of his or her porcelain doll collection isn't always at the forefront of every collector's thoughts, it's probably a rare collector who doesn't think at least occasionally, "I wonder what this doll is worth? Porcelain dolls that were made 80 to years ago or more can be quite valuable. This is obviously the exception, not the rule.
The pair of vintage dolls was handed into the British Red Cross in Galashiels, Scottish Borders, with the strict instructions from the donor that they be sold together and never separated. But one of the twins has gone missing from the shop, prompting the charity to post an unsettling photograph of the strange-looking doll left behind. The abandoned twin is sat on a desk, dressed in a blue knitted cardigan and cream bonnet, staring balefully at the camera through a half-rolled eye.
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MJumeau and many more!. We also buy entire collections, large or small sorry, no modern porcelain dolls. You have been a pleasure to deal with and have done a wonderful job xx.
Check the attic and raid your parents' basement — these playthings from your past are worth a small fortune now. Ahhhh, the '80s. Bonus dollars if they are in their original packaging. The total haul of the auction came to over half a million dollars, and included this as-new boxed Luke Skywalker figurineone of only 20 out there.