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Photograph - L. J. Sterne Doll Co., 'Hand Puppets', Melbourne, circa 1962 Image Reg. No: MM 132320

Summary:
Black and white photograph of two hand puppets manufactured by the L. J. Sterne Doll Company.

This photograph relates to products and promotions of the L.J. Sterne Doll Company (1939-1971), a Melbourne doll and toy manufacturer founded by Austrian migrants Leo and Hilda Sterne.
Description:
A black and white photograph on paper.
Description Of Content:
Two hand puppets with hand painted papier-mâché heads and cloth bodies of check fabric and white arms.
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 219 mm (Height), 165 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: dolls, children s play, toys, german immigration, puppetry, puppets, austrian immigration, migrant businesses
Themes this item is part of: Leisure Collection
Primary Classification: COMMERCE & RETAILING
Secondary Classification: Toys & Games
Tertiary Classification: product displays
Inscriptions: Stamped on rear, in purple ink: 'PHOTOGRAPHED BY / JOHN SHINGLER / 195 HIGH STREET, ASHBURTON / 25 6457 / When Re-ordering Quote / No...............'
Written in blue ink: '5113 - 3'
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Manufacturer of Item Depicted: L.J. Sterne Doll Co., Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, circa 1962
Photographer: Mr John Shingler, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, circa 1962

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