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Composition Girl doll molded painted curly hair, painted eyes, cloth stuffed body, unmarked

Composition Girl doll 14" tall, molded painted curly hair, painted eyes, cloth stuffed body, unmarked, unknown USA doll maker.

To help identify your doll, you'll need to know what the doll marks, letters, words and numbers mean found on composition dolls that were made between 1899 to the early 1950s.

Composition doll's are basically made from a paste or "wood flour" of sawdust and glue, it is a heavy, dense material the coloring which can be almost white, gray or brown, hand and feet features are not as distinct as later hard plastic dolls, the doll was then airbrushed with oil paint and sealed. 


If no country is listed, doll was made in the USA. 

Composition Doll Marks Letter, Text - A to D

Composition Doll Marks E - M

Composition Dolls Marked with Numbers,

 Composition Doll Menu | Hard Plastic Doll Marks


Composition Dolls Marked with Letters, Text - N to Z


N - 4 - the 4 is backward, unknown USA doll maker

ND or ND Co 1922 - Natural Doll Co.

ND Co for JMR Co -  Natural Doll Co.

NTI - Nottingham Doll Mfg. Co. England

NAJO - National Joint Limb Doll Co.

Nancy - Arranbee Doll Co.

NATIONAL DOLL CO - National Doll Company

Nenco - New Era Novelty Co.

Newbisc The World's Doll - New Toy Manufacturing Co

Nibur inside a diamond - Nibur Novelty Co.

NINI KASPA - Julius Bernhold France

Nunsuch - Numm & Smeed England

Nutoi in a diamond, Made in USA, Newbisc - New Toy Mfg.


Oteecee - Original Toy Company cloth dolls


PA - unknown American USA doll maker

PM - unknown American USA doll maker

PP or PPNZ - Plastic Products made in New Zealand

Paramount Doll C - Paramount Doll Company

Pat Appld - Horsman & Lu Jon twist waist black dolls

Pat App'ld For - 24" Patsy type twist waist, Horsman ?

Pat Apr 12-21 - Berwick's Famlee dolls

Pat Pending Gerling Toy Co - Arthur Gerling Toy Co.

Pat. Pending - Unknown USA, Wondercraft Co. (swing n' Sway doll)

Patent In The USA, Other Patents Pending, Patents Applied For In Other Countries 30336 - on Coleman

     walking doll's leg

Patent Pending - Effanbee

Perfect Made in Canada - Perfect Doll Company Canada

Perfect - Perfect Toy Manufacturing Company USA

Pete Des & Copyright by J.L. Kallus - Cameo

Petite, A Petite Doll, Petite Sally - American Character

Petite America's Wonder Baby Dolls - American Char.

P - continued from below

Pinocchio W Disney Prods Made in USA - Crown Toy

Phyllis - Bouton-Woolf Co., Inc.

PL - Natural Doll Company

Plastex - Palitoy Company

Playmate - George Borgfeldt

Plaything - Famous Plaything or Plaything Novelty & Toy

Princess - Unbreakable Doll Company

Princess Ann - Princess Ann Doll Company

Princess Elizabeth - Alexander

PULLAN - Earle Pullan Doll Company Canada

Puzzy c HOFP USA - House of Puzzy H. Cohan


Quaker Lity, Quaker Quality - Quaker Doll Co.

Quan Quan of California - unmarked Oriental dolls

R - (on lower back) Unknown USA American doll

R & B - Arranbee

R & B Doll Co - Tony Sarg Mammy doll sold by Borgfeldt

R B Dolls - Barron Reisman

RBL - Roth, Baitz & Lipsitz

RCA Radiotrons - Cameo

R F L (inside a 3 leaf clover) - on some dolls by Averill Co.

R T Mfg Co. - distributed by Averill Mfg Co.

Regal - Regal Toy Mfg Co. USA

Ritzy Chubby Baby Dolls - Natural Doll Co. 

Rosebud - Horsman

Royal - Royal Doll Mfg


SD - Standard Doll Company

S & Co. - David & Voetsch Co.

SK Novelty - S. Kirsch & Co.

ST - Shirley Temple made in Japan

Sally Petite - American Character

Saxon - cheek dimples, painted eyes doll, unknown USA

Sayco - Schoen & Yondorf

Seco - Strauss, Eckhardt & Co.

Shirley Temple + a number - Ideal

Sico, Sicora - Loeffler & Diller Co. or Eduard Schmidt

Sizzy c HOFP USA - House of Puzzy H. Cohan

Skippy O L Crosby - Effanbee Doll Company

Skookum Bully Good Indian - Arrow Novelty Company

S'Kooter Kid - New Era Novelty Company

Streak Des & Copyr. Jos. L Kallus - Cameo Streak dog

Sugar Baby - Effanbee Doll Company

Sunshine Line - Century, Marseille German, Sears


T-23 - Ideal

T & P Co. - Toy Products Mfg. Co.

The Emma Doll - possibly Jane Gray Company

TS - The Toy Shop

TS 156 - Louis Amberg & Son

TT Co - Horsman Uncle Sam's Kid, A. Kahn Kanko dolls

TTT - Tip Top Toy Co.

The Judy Girl - Regal Doll Mfg. Co.

The Mary Hoyer Doll - Mary Hoyer Doll Company

The New Toy Co. - New Toy Manufacturing Co.

Timpo Toy - Toy Importers Ltd. of England

Timpo Toys - Toy Importers Ltd. of England

Tobie Copyright 1932 - unknown USA doll maker

Toddles - Atlas Doll & Toy Company, Chicago, ILL. USA

Toodles - American Bisque Dolls (a paper label)

Tootse - dist. by Butler Brothers

Toy Company - Acme Toy Co.

Toy Products Mfg. Co. - Toy Shop

Triangle symbol on back - unknown, possibly German

Trion - Trion Toy Co, some dolls were distributed by Averill

Trulie - Permolin Products

Tum Tum - Fleming Doll Co.


U , U copyright symbol - Uneeda Doll Co.

US Patent 1621434 1793395 - Ideal 1927 Cuddles doll

USA - Averill, Effanbee, Ideal

Uneeda - Uneeda Doll Co.

UNIS - Union National Inter Syndicale France


V - same hair loop doll as marked Lilie, unknown USA

V inside a diamond - composition, cloth doll, USA

VK - Vera Kent (Australia)

Vanity - Mama doll by an unknown USA doll maker


W & W - unknown, pos.Wislizenus & Wernicke after 1931

WD - Walt Disney

WD Co or WDC - unknown USA, probably Well Made Doll

WD & T Mfg Co. Los Angeles - Western Doll & Toy Co

W-K-S INC - Victor Keney - boudoir dolls - Keeneye

WMD, WMDC, W.M.D., W.M.D.C. - Well Made Doll Co.

WOL or WOL-CAL - Giltoy Company Canada

WOMOE or WOMOL  - unknown

"We" Dolls - Toy Products Mfg. Company


YamaYama Doll - New Era Toy & Novelty Company

Yankee Doll - Mitred Box Co.


Zaiden - Colonial Toy Manufacturing Company

Zenith - unknown doll maker


Composition Dolls Marked with Numbers

Composition Doll Marks Letter, Text - A to D

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