Carl Harmus Doll Company 1887+ German

1912 Carl Harmus bisque head doll 18"
1912 Carl Harmus Jr. bisque head doll 18″

Carl Harmus Jr. founded has doll company in 1887 in the city of Sonneberg, Germany as a doll maker and exporter of dressed dolls. In 1896 Mr. Harmus passed away and the new owner became George Neugebauer, who continued using the Harmus name.

Bahr & Pröschild supplied some of Harmus bisque doll heads, the 313 mold and after ca. 1900 the BP & O with swords and Harmus mark.

1907 made a dressed Topsy-Turvy doll with a voice box or combined with an animal figure plus others.
In 1909 Harmus registered the bear with a doll inside a triangle trade mark, as they also produced stuffed animals. Mr. Viktor Sachsenweger, who joined the firm in 1907, became the new owner in 1919. Bisque doll heads now came from Porzellanfabrik Mengersgereuth (PM), Robert Carl (Trebor) or Gebrüder Ohlhaver (Revelo), as the Harmus name is found along with each companies mark. Some time in the 1930s the business is believed to have ceased an exact date is unknown.

1909 Carl Harmus doll trade mark bear holding doll
1909 Carl Harmus doll trade mark bear holding doll
Carl Harmus Jr. doll mark Harmus 2
Carl Harmus doll mark Harmus 2
Carl Harmus Jr. doll mark Harmus 313 Germany Bahr & Proschild
Carl Harmus doll mark Harmus 313 Germany Bahr & Proschild
Carl Harmus doll mark Harmus 800
Carl Harmus doll mark Harmus 800
Carl Harmus doll mark BP & O two crossed swords Harmus Germany Bahr & Proschild
Carl Harmus doll mark BP & O two crossed swords Harmus Germany Bahr & Proschild
Carl Harmus doll mark PM Harmus Porzellanfabrik Mengersgeuth
Carl Harmus doll mark PM Harmus Porzellanfabrik Mengersgereuth
Carl Harmus doll mark Revelo Harmus Germany Gebrüder Ohlhaver
Carl Harmus doll mark Revelo Harmus Germany Gebrüder Ohlhaver
Carl Harmus doll mark Trebor Harmus Germany Robert Carl
Carl Harmus doll mark Trebor Harmus Germany Robert Carl

Carl Harmus Doll Mold Numbers Identified

313, 800

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