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Photograph - L. J. Sterne Doll Co., 'Henry the Silent Salesman' Doll, Fisherman, Melbourne, circa 1950 Reg. No: MM 132356
- Black and white photograph of 'Henry the Silent Salesman' Doll. The fisherman version of these animated display figures was displayed in sports stores.
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 silver gelatin photograph.
- Description Of Content:
- A fisherman version of the animated display figure, 'Henry the Silent Salesman'. The display doll is wearing a fishing hat and carrying fishing equipment.
|Dimensions:||156 mm (Width), 208 mm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||dolls, hats, toys, clockwork mechanisms, fishing, fishing equipment, displays, fish, sports, angling, fishermen, promotional models, manufactured products|
|Themes this item is part of:||Childhood & Youth Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection|
|Primary Classification:||COMMERCE & RETAILING|
|Secondary Classification:||Toys & Games|
|Tertiary Classification:||product displays|
|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|