Alma Cloth Dolls 1929-1933 Italy
The Alma Doll Company operated from 1929 to about 1933 in Torino, Italy. Their felt child or character dolls are Lenci look a like competitors and are equally well constructed, have elastic strung limbs, molded felt head with painted facial features, gathered and folded felt applied ears, mohair wigs and came wearing wonderful costumes. Alma cloth dolls were produced for such a short time, few dolls are found in the market today.
Alma dolls are usually marked with a cloth label Creation Alma Made in Italy or marked on the bottom of a foot Alma.