Vintage Hummel "Boy with Toothache" #217 TMK 4 - Charming Goebel Figurine

$60.00

This figure is "Boy with Toothache", Hummel # 217 with TMK 4 (backstamp dating the piece to between 1964 and 1972), and shows an adorable little boy, handkerchief around his head, clutching his swollen cheek. What a terrific gift for a dentist or Hummel collector. Beautiful rendered with delicate attention to detail in the hand painted features.

Hummel figurines are just as charming today as ever, quality porcelain, made in West Germany by Goebel. They began in 1935, based on the art of Sister Maria Innocentia Hummel. They first caught the imagination of Americans when they were brought home as gifts by American soldiers during WWII.

Goebel porcelain was founded in Germany in 1871, and is well known for their wonderful porcelain figurines, including the world famous Hummel line.

CONDITION: Very good with no chips, cracks, or nicks. The glaze is crazed, as is normal for porcelain of this age.

SIZE: 5 1/2 inches tall.

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