The Dressel family toy and doll business in Sonneberg, Germany operated for a very long time and passed from one generation to the next, by 1873 the company was known as the Cuno & Otto Dressel Factory.
Cuno purchased bisque doll heads from noted manufacturers such as: Simon & Halbig, Ernst Heubach, Gebruder Heubach & Armand Marseille. The doll company expanded to three factories; dolls were produced in Sonneberg, metal toys in Nurnberg and wood toys in Grunhainichen, Germany.
They were a very prolific producer of dolls and toys. The Dressel doll company used many different markings, one was a symbol of a winged helmet, initials of C.O.D. and some trade names were: Jutta, Jutta Baby, Bambina, Poppy Dolls, Victoria & Holz-Masse.
What's your 'Cuno Otto' worth? Here are some recently sold items (USA):
|24 C1911 Jutta Dressel Character Baby W||07/2019||$337.50|
|Large 31 Dressel Doll 1913 German Bisque||05/2019||$295.00|
|4 Bisque Dolls Old Wooden Box Am Dep||06/2019||$124.50|
|Bisque Head Cuno Otto Dressel Doll 1912||06/2019||$112.50|
|German Bisque Head Doll Cod Dressel 1912||05/2019||$118.80|
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