1960s Edelholz Freiberg: Star Money Girl in White and Blue Shift

Both are hand-painted on wood with varnish. Both have a nice simple color scheme and are quite rare. Well done, too. Later in the GDR the quality of these items changed, depending on the deftness of the hand-painters. Most of the hand-painters were women. Mrs. Gruner-Witkop, the founder of Original Bergischer Engel told me: “They (the women) were better at it!” (Ore Mountains)

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