THE FAIRY GODMOTHER (title on reverse)

THE FAIRY GODMOTHER (title on reverse)

Set Information

Set Title
THE FAIRY TALE SERIES OF DRESSING DOLLS. ARTISTIC SERIES IX. Cinderella. U.S. PATENT FEBRUARY 20TH 1894.
Set Comment

please refer to the book COLLECTOR'S GUIDE TO RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS BY BLAIR & MARGARET WHITTON for a very complete listing. On pages 46-51 they discuss this series.
consists of three sets, Artistic series no. VIII, IX, and X
Published in Britain and America. The American sets are marked on the reverse U.S. PATENT FEBRUARY 20TH 1894 and the British as PATENT NO. 23003
comes in a folded white folder with a picture of Cinderella on the cover

Item Information

Item Title
THE FAIRY GODMOTHER (title on reverse)
Item Comment

elaborate yellow, green and white full length gown, three yellow stars at her chest, large fairy wings above her shoulders, she wears yellow shoes and holds a staff and star in her left hand, her right hand holds some yellow ribbon from her dress.
costume has attached neck to fit under head.
the hat is a yellow band with three stars.
comes with advert on reverse EAT QUAKER BREAD! MADE FROM PURE LIQUID MALT. IS KNOW AND RECOGNIZED AS THE FINES FLAVORED, MOST DELICIOUS AND PALATABLE HOME-MADE BREAD IN THE WORLD. RETURN 30 ART COUPONS TO YOUR DEALER AND RECEIVE ONE OF RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS' IMPORTED LARGE PAPER DOLLS, WITH FOUR BEAUTIFUL DRESSES. THE HEISSLER & JUNGE CO., SOLE MANUFACTURERS.

Prefix:IX
In Set:B
Size
5 1/4 x 9 in. costume, 1 3/4 x 1 1/2 in.
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