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Photograph - L. J. Sterne Doll Co., 'Doll Heads & Moulds', Melbourne, circa 1945 Reg. No: MM 132338
- Black and white photograph of a table displaying components from the manufacturing of dolls heads 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.
- Black and White photograph on paper.
- Description Of Content:
- Set against a brick background, a table, covered by a dismantled cardboard box, displays components from the manufacturing of dolls heads by the L. J. Sterne Doll Company. The table holds one completed dolls head on a fabric body, six moulds of various sizes, thirty-two unpainted faces of various sizes and nineteen painted dolls heads of various sizes.
|Dimensions:||61 mm (Height), 86 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||dolls, children s play, toys, german immigration, manufacturing, bricks, manufacturing equipment, austrian immigration, migrant businesses|
|Themes this item is part of:||Leisure Collection|
|Primary Classification:||COMMERCE & RETAILING|
|Secondary Classification:||Toys & Games|
|Tertiary Classification:||merchandise displays|
|Inscriptions:||Written on back, in lead pencil: 'Stern Doll Heads'. Written on back, in lead pencil: [illeg]. Printed on back, as paper mark in diamond shape: 'SELO'.|
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, circa 1945|
|Manufacturer of Item Depicted:||L.J. Sterne Doll Co., Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, circa 1945|