Do American Girl dolls have serial numbers?
While there was a number imprinted on the tags as well, it was a part number for the doll and not the year of manufacture (most say 2008). Starting in 2014, dolls started to come with longer body tags; these have the American Girl Logo, the year, and a Registration number.
How much does an original American Girl doll cost?
The doll company went from a catalog-only brand to an empire that includes retail stores with cafes and doll hospitals, a magazine, books, and a social media presence. Today, many of American Girls 18-inch-tall dolls start at $98, and some of them can be made-to-order with custom hair types and skin tones.
Are American Girl dolls worth collecting?
The dolls, originals made by the Pleasant Company before it was sold in 1998 to Barbie-makers Mattel, are extremely valuable to collectors.