They range in size from more than 30" (76 cm) tall to 1 inch (2.5 cm).Antique china dolls were predominantly produced in Germany, approximately between 18.Colloquially the term china doll is used to refer only glazed porcelain dolls.A typical china doll has a glazed porcelain head with painted molded hair and a body made of cloth or leather.What could possibly be the explanation for this twisted, infantile practice? Some Chinese men claim they have no sexual feelings for the dolls, but rather they want “someone” who is exactly like them… There have been stories of Chinese men suffering from cancer and not feeling the need to go out and begin a long term relationship with a real person.Others seem to be using child versions to take the place of having actual children.Many men in China are treating these plastic dolls like their actual partners, transporting them in their cars with the seat-belts fastened.
Okay, they aren’t exactly robots, but these objects are still taking on a life of their own.
A china doll is a doll made partially or wholly out of glazed porcelain.
The name comes from china being used to refer to the material porcelain.
When I go out in public with my three-year-old daughter, Tessa, I have to prepare myself to deal with her hordes of admirers.
My husband and I jokingly call her our little ambassador of goodwill because of the smiles she elicits, although she does nothing to encourage people and seems oblivious to the attention.