Schuetzmeister & Quendt doll mark S &
Q doll mold 101 Dep 10
Wilhelm Quendt and Phillipp Schüetzmeister (also spelled Schützmeister) founded a porcelain factory in Boilstadt,
Gotha, Germany in 1889. By 1908 Mr. Quendt had left the firm, then in 1918 S & Q
became part of the reorganized Bing conglomeration
1918 doll production was limited to bisque
heads made for other Bing members such as Kämmer &
Reinhardt or Welsch & Company. The Schuetzmeister & Quendt company
used the doll mark SQ sometimes intertwined, S & Q, found on the back of dolls
heads, plus the mold numbers shown below. They made Character Baby
and Dolly faced bisque head dolls.
Schuetzmeister & Quendt Doll Mold Numbers Identified
Doll mold numbers: 79, 80, 81 were all registered by Schuetzmeister & Quendt
as Child dolls in 1891, but no known examples have been found to date.