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

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.
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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