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Photograph - L. J. Sterne Doll Co., 'Hand Puppets', Melbourne, circa 1962 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.
|Dimensions:||219 mm (Height), 165 mm (Width)|
|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|