Hummel "Little Cellist" 89/2 TMK/1 U.S. Zone

Nov 27, 2021. 21:22 UTC
Hummel "Little Cellist" 89/2 TMK/1 U.S. Zone
Kate
United States of America

Category
Hummel figurines

Acquired from
Inherited

For sale
Yes
Description

7.5" "Little Cellist" Hummel figurine. The mark on the base is a TMK1 crown along with "U.S. Zone Germany". However, the figurine looks and feels like a much more modern figurine.

Dimensions

Provenance

It was my mother's.

Answered within about 21 hours
Nov 28, 18:25 UTC
By Delia

Fair Market Value

$50 - $75 USD

Suggested Asking Price

$75 USD
What does this mean?

Hi Kate,

Thank you for contacting Mearto with your appraisal inquiry.
This is from1935-49 but is in very good condition.
Hummel figures were incredibly popular among collectors in the 1950s-1990s and there are a lot of them on the market, unfortunately with less demand than supply so it is quite rare for individual pieces to be worth more than $5-50 each, at auction. The value can occasionally be boosted if the piece retains its original factory packaging.

Based on the photos and information provided, and subject to examination, this is:

A vintage MJ Hummel collectible porcelain "Little Cellist" figurine
model 89/2, made in Germany by W Goebel, bearing the TMK-1 mark in use 1935-1949
7 1/2 inches
CONDITION: appears to be in good condition
PROVENANCE: inherited
$50-75*
*represents a fair-market value for auction purposes; retail or asking price may vary.

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