Wax figure created in Iran about 1976.

An African woman in bisque by the Bru firm of Paris in the mid 1870s.

The ever-popular doll with wardrobe:"Mix & Match" Barbie gift set from 1961.

All-bisque child, c. 1885, with delicately crocheted finery.

French bisque doll by steiner, in her beribboned presentation box of the 1890s.

Early German paper doll, c. 1860s, with many changes of costumes and bonnets.

"Blue Roof" doll house with working elevator, probably German, c. 1910.