See more ideas about dolls, ann doll and vintage dolls. See more ideas about ann doll, vintage dolls and old dolls. The book includes the charming small storybook baby dolls that started nancy ann on her road to a successful doll, an extensive plastic storybook section. In 1945, the company name changed to nancy ann storybook dolls because so many of the dolls were titled after nursery rhymes and storybook characters. Nancy ann story books were made in san francisco between 1930s and 1950s. Vintage nancy ann storybook doll pretty in pink hard.
Plastic nancy ann storybook dolls for sale in stock ebay. Nancy ann story book dolls and similar dolls nice twice. Page 222 of the encyclopedia of bisque nancy ann storybook dolls. Vintage nsab early muffie storybook doll, no eyebrows, sl walker, with outfit. Make offer vintage plastic nancy ann storybook doll princess rosanie 162 fairyland series 5. Shes wearing a wonderful embroidered new dress and shoes. I was overjoyed to find a few dolls from my collection for whom i did not have names, but there were more that i did not find. She was the nancy ann storybook doll companies answer to ginny.
Boxes with nancy ann storybook doll written between the dots belong to plastic dolls. She is made of plastic and with a moveable head, arms and legs. Her name is topsy, based on the young slave girl in harriet beecher stowes classic book, uncle toms cabin. She is next to mint with her beautifully colored skin, red lips and upward. This category has both and includes such makers as kerr and hine, virga, hollywood and others. Storybook dolls wee dolls for wee collectors one of nancy anns main line of dolls was storybook dolls which were named after nursery rhymes and jingles. The companys name was changed to nancy ann storybook dolls in 1945 and sales topped a million dollars. Nasb nancy ann storybook doll topsy original, jointed legs, pudgy tummy, black boots, 194142, beautiful, status. In 1967, the dolls, which were plastic and made in hong kong, were presented at the toy fair in new york. A simple collectors blog devoted to information sharing and identifying nancy ann storybook dolls from the 1930s,1940s, 1950sthis page is dedicated to my mom, who in my eyes is the ultimate nancy ann storybook doll collector. Find great deals on ebay for nancy ann storybook doll and nancy ann storybook doll queen of hearts. Nancy ann storybook doll hard plastic immaculate by jewelmoon white cotton. From my research i suspect she might be a nancy ann doll but not sure. If you already know that your doll is a nancy ann storybook doll and are trying to.
I didnt have her original hat so i put a nasb ribbon in her hair. Dolls average 5 12 inches tall but can be as small as 4 12 inches to 7 inches tall. Nancy ann storybook dolls paperback january 1, 1980 3. Ginny, muffie, ginger and other 8 hard plastic dolls on. Get the best deals on plastic nancy ann storybook dolls when you shop the largest online selection at. In 1937, she became incorporated and nancy ann dressed dolls was born. Vintage nancy ann storybook doll pudgy type sailor dress painted black shoes. Lot 5 vintage storybook dolls story book plastic cute outfits. Any lovercollector of nancy ann storybook dolls will enjoy this book. Get the best deals on hard plastic doll nancy ann storybook dolls when you shop the largest online selection at.
This group is all about the small dolls made long ago called the nancy ann storybook dolls. Plastic dolls may have painted eyes or sleepy eyes. They became very popular and so many companies made similar dolls. Hard plastic doll nancy ann storybook dolls for sale in.
A completely original box will come with two cardboard restraints that hold the doll in place at the neck and the ankles. Features the later plastic nancy ann dolls had painted features to begin with, and then had more sculpted features with openclose eyes. This cute little doll is an old nancy ann storybook doll. Size nancy ann dolls range in size from 4 12 to 18 in height. Each doll came packaged with a brochure that listed nancy anns complete line of storybook dolls at the time. The collecting of nancy ann storybook dolls home facebook. First published in 1852 as an antislavery text, stowe, an abolitionist, is said to have intentionally created stereotypical characters to expose the evils of. Each doll came packaged with a brochure that listed nancy ann s complete line of storybook dolls at the time. The collecting of nancy ann storybook dolls posts facebook. The groom did not come with a top hat until the paintedeye plastic version. The abbreviation nass refers to nancy ann style show hard plastic fashion dolls with flat feet and dressed in beautiful gowns. Most muffies are marked with nancy ann, storybook or muffie or some combination. I have made this group in her honor, and look forward to some day a long time from now perhaps giving her dolls to a granddaughter.
Hard plastic nancy ann storybook dolls for sale in stock ebay. This is a collector page devoted to information sharing and identifying nancy ann storybook dolls from the 1930s,1940s. Nancy ann storybook hard plastic muffie doll muffie doll nancy anns muffie is from the 1950s and is 7 inches tall. The dolls were marketed to little girls, but, it is obvious that they had appeal to the mothers as well. My late wife loved these dolls and even went by the internet name of nasbwmn. The collecting of nancy ann storybook dolls facebook. Collectors will find the history of the nancy ann storybook doll company, help in identifying nancy ann storybook dolls and the characters they represent, and dolls for sale. Vintage nancy ann storybook doll circa 1940s1950s unclothed plastic doll great for doll.
Vintage nancy ann storybook doll pretty in pink hard plastic, status. She has sleep eyes and painted features and long curled auburn colored hair. Topsy, the little black friend of eva also listed at this time, of the nasb dolls. The book includes the charming small storybook baby dolls that started nancy ann on her road to a successful doll, an extensive plastic storybook section, a photographic delight of the lovely style show dolls, and the matching wardrobes of muffie and debbie, the playtime dolls, along with loriann. More of my partial collection of nancy ann storybooks. See all 7 formats and editions hide other formats and editions. Make offer nancy ann storybook hard plastic doll the snow queen in original box. Doll is in excellent condition though some slight discoloration to his white shirt. Find nancy ann storybook dolls and nancy ann storybook dolls bisque from a vast selection of dolls. Most of the nancy anns you will find at auction or in second hand shops will be the 5 12 dolls. The doll is a 512inch nancy ann storybook nasb doll, circa 19481950. Vintage black american nancy ann storybook doll topsy.792 483 918 1252 1424 510 1575 1457 1154 254 33 1436 804 140 524 2 633 600 437 116 1233 91 1352 827 1267 1536 132 1397 506 315 216 415 121 172 661 482 1406 999 1395 766 1212 32