Cultural Ethnic Clothing

Labeled Norah Wellings Brown ethnic, TURKO, 1938 vintage cloth doll, model #955

Labeled Norah Wellings Brown ethnic, TURKO, 1938 vintage cloth doll, model #955
Labeled Norah Wellings Brown ethnic, TURKO, 1938 vintage cloth doll, model #955
Labeled Norah Wellings Brown ethnic, TURKO, 1938 vintage cloth doll, model #955
Labeled Norah Wellings Brown ethnic, TURKO, 1938 vintage cloth doll, model #955
Labeled Norah Wellings Brown ethnic, TURKO, 1938 vintage cloth doll, model #955
Labeled Norah Wellings Brown ethnic, TURKO, 1938 vintage cloth doll, model #955
Labeled Norah Wellings Brown ethnic, TURKO, 1938 vintage cloth doll, model #955
Labeled Norah Wellings Brown ethnic, TURKO, 1938 vintage cloth doll, model #955
Labeled Norah Wellings Brown ethnic, TURKO, 1938 vintage cloth doll, model #955
Labeled Norah Wellings Brown ethnic, TURKO, 1938 vintage cloth doll, model #955
Labeled Norah Wellings Brown ethnic, TURKO, 1938 vintage cloth doll, model #955
Labeled Norah Wellings Brown ethnic, TURKO, 1938 vintage cloth doll, model #955

Labeled Norah Wellings Brown ethnic, TURKO, 1938 vintage cloth doll, model #955   Labeled Norah Wellings Brown ethnic, TURKO, 1938 vintage cloth doll, model #955

Charming, light brown velveteen , fully labeled, (sewn-in label on feet) Made in England/By/Norah Wellings , mascot-size, "Turko", national costume dolls, circa 1938, (also described as character dolls) as shown and described on pages 27 and 66-67. Norah Wellings Cloth Dolls and Soft Toys.

He measures, 8" tall, and is listed as model #955 (part of her "Novelty line) and has a deeply molded, soft brown, velveteen face, swivel head , with high cheek bones, molded brows and lovely painted features including side-glancing eyes with high lights, long eyelashes, nicely painted smiling red lips with teeth and individually stitched fingers. He wears orange velveteen gathered trousers with a gold shirt with bead buttons and collar, a matching gold felt fez (hat) with black tassel, gold felt shoes and original colorfully printed silk sash. He has his sewn-in label on his feet: Made in England/by/Norah Wellings.

I n v ery good condition with no wear, stains or holes, no repairs, no odors and is from a smoke free home. Other dolls shown are not included and listed separately. We presently have a nice group of these various ethnic dolls which are fun to collect. Please refer to, "Norah Wellings, Cloth Dolls & Soft Toys"-Trotter for examples as well as many of our other photographed dolls including the cover doll. Please note: nearly all of our items are antique or vintage (usually with some signs of wear due to usage and previous storage).

We do our very best to describe and photograph them for you and do not repair, restring, repaint or enhance them in any way as most collectors prefer to find them in their original state. Let us know if we can help you with anything else. We have more antique and vintage dolls, dollhouse furniture and antique dollhouse dolls available, each listed separately. The item "Labeled Norah Wellings Brown ethnic, TURKO, 1938 vintage cloth doll, model #955" is in sale since Thursday, April 4, 2019.

This item is in the category "Dolls & Bears\Dolls\By Material\Cloth". The seller is "mitsu-dog" and is located in Sparta, New Jersey. This item can be shipped to United States, all countries in Europe, Canada, Australia.

  • Modified Item: No
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: United Kingdom
  • Custom Bundle: No
  • Material: cloth
  • Non-Domestic Product: No
  • Doll Size: 8in.

  • Features: Vintage
  • Character Family: Novelty Line
  • Ethnicity: Multiracial
  • Brand/Artist: Norah Wellings
  • Doll Gender: Boy Doll


Labeled Norah Wellings Brown ethnic, TURKO, 1938 vintage cloth doll, model #955   Labeled Norah Wellings Brown ethnic, TURKO, 1938 vintage cloth doll, model #955