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Photograph - L. J. Sterne Doll Co., Young Girl with Sterne Doll, Carlton, Victoria, circa 1950 Image Reg. No: MM 132353

Summary:
Black and white studio portrait, depicting a young girl modeling with a doll made 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:
Black and white photograph.
Description Of Content:
A young Caucasian girl models with a doll. The girl is wearing a short-sleeved white dress, and has two white bows in her hair. She is smiling and not looking at the camera. The doll has pale skin and dark hair, and is wearing a dress, stockings, shoes and bonnet, entirely in white. The bonnet has a lace trim.
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 106 mm (Height), 81 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: dolls, toys, advertising, children, fabrics, children s clothing, bonnets, hair styles
Themes this item is part of: Childhood & Youth Collection, Leisure Collection
Primary Classification: COMMERCE & RETAILING
Secondary Classification: Toys & Games
Tertiary Classification: product displays
Inscriptions: On reverse, handwritten in grey lead: 'Stern Doll with / model'
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, circa 1950
Maker of Item Depicted: L.J. Sterne Doll Co., Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, circa 1950

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