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U. S. Cloth Dolls, Rag Dolls & Folk Art Dolls

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From the earliest days to the present Cloth Dolls, Rag Dolls or Pillow Dolls sometime called vintage folk art dolls have been made in the United States.

The Cloth Doll and Rag Doll was printed or lithographed on cloth and designed to be cut, sewn and then stuffed at home. Most were printed in the New England area, the center of textile manufacturing in the United States.

Some Cloth Dolls were used to promote a product or had advertising on the cloth pattern. Although inexpensive, cloth dolls did have patents issued as early as the 1860s and by the turn of the century they appeared in large quantity. Rag Doll popularity increase during WW I and after due material shortages and The Great Depression.

Popular with today's collectors are the vintage folk art dolls, handmade by artist in the early 1900s where charm and appeal often determine value. The value of a Cloth Dolls and Rag Dolls should have good color and little fading. Slight wear or signs of aging affect the value only silghtly.

Rag Dolls

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Folk Art Dolls

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