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      Garry
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      Remember the older “Old Dutch” girl?
      That’s why I bought this one, It’s a pretty close match to the original mascot!

      She stands 5″ high and 2.5″ diameter.

      Has a rough sand cast interior with a bar hanger for the two boot clappers. I believe the wire is a replacement for how they were hung before.

      Shows some wear but is in really a pretty good shape.

      I am guessing now, but I think she is from 1950’s ish.

      The fingers of the hands aren’t as well molded (seem to be filed in afterwards, 3 cuts to a hand) and the arms flattened a bit where the mold marks were filed off.

      Your Thoughts?
      Garry

    • #16337
      Garry
      Participant

      Found a reference to her in one of Donna Baker’s books!

      Donna says she’s about 1955 so my estimate of age was pretty close. (She indicates that she bought it new back then.)

      As a bonus, her photo shows the same clapper attachment I have, so it’s original too!

      No mention of origins though.

      Garry

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