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Photograph - Young Girl & L. J. Sterne Doll, Melbourne, circa 1950 Reg. No: MM 132339
- Black and white photograph of a young girl accepting an L. J. Sterne doll.
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
- Description Of Content:
- A young girl with a bob haircut and bow is reaching out with both arms extended to take a doll that is being handed to her by an unknown person. The doll has a dress and bonnet made of shiny material with matching shoes and socks.
|Dimensions:||68 mm (Height), 99 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||dolls, children s play, toys, german communities, german immigration, children, toy design, austrian immigration, childhood, play, child development|
|Themes this item is part of:||Childhood & Youth Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Leisure Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection|
|Primary Classification:||COMMERCE & RETAILING|
|Secondary Classification:||Toys & Games|
|Tertiary Classification:||product displays|
|Inscriptions:||Stamped on back in red ink: 'RECEIVED / 5 JUL [Illeg] / ANSWERED'|
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, circa 1950|
|Manufacturer of Item Depicted:||L.J. Sterne Doll Co., Carlton, Victoria, Australia, circa 1950|