Carl Hartmann started exporting dolls in Neustadt in 1899 and later registered the trade names Hanson, Erika, Globe Baby, Thüringia and Palodian Baby.

Most commonly found are 'Globe Babies', bisque dolls dressed (mostly) in regional costumes.

The bisque (or papier-maché) heads were mainly supplied by Kämmer & Reinhardt.

Updated: 1 Dec. 2015

Carl Hartmann value and price guide

What's your 'Carl Hartmann' worth? Here are some recently sold items (UK):

Picture Title Date Sold for
Stunning Globe Baby 8 Girl Doll W Tatty 07/2019 £ 87.00
German Doll 1911 08/2019 £ 58.00
Stunning Globe Baby 8 Boy Doll In Tatty 07/2019 £ 57.21
German Doll 1911 08/2019 £ 55.00

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