Vtg 2pc Goebel Hummel Germany Angle Candle Holders Figurine Musicians Tmk2 Euc


Vtg 2pc Goebel Hummel Germany Angle Candle Holders  Figurine Musicians Tmk2 Euc

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Vtg 2pc Goebel Hummel Germany Angle Candle Holders Figurine Musicians Tmk2 Euc:
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Vtg 2pc Goebel HUMMEL Germany Angle Candle Holders Figurine Musicians TMK2 EUCboth in undamaged condition approx 2 25" tallapprox 2" long
TMK-2 The Full Bee (1940-1959)

In 1950 Goebel paid tribute to Sister Hummel and the trademark was changed to a bee flying high within a V. The name Hummel in German means bumblebee and the V stands for “Verkaufsgesellschat” or Distribution Company. This new mark was called the Full Bee and was used until 1955.


There are twelve variations of the Bee mark to be found on Goebel-produced M.I. Hummel items, but the differences between them are not considered particularly significant.

The Full Bee mark, also referred to as TMK-2 or abbreviated FB, is the first of the Bee marks to appear. The mark evolved over almost twenty years until the company began to modernize it. It is sometimes found in an incised circle.

The very large bee flying in the V remained until around 1956, when the bee was reduced in size and lowered into the V. It can be found incised, stamped in black or stamped in blue, in that order.

The Goebel Company still produces the work of Berta Hummel today.

The next changes are mind boggling and this is where collector’s get confused.

  • In 1956 the trademark was modified to a smaller bee with it’s wing tips parallel with the top of the V.
  • In 1957 it changed again with the bee slightly raised above the V.
  • In 1958 the bee was smaller yet and it flew deep within the V.
  • With all of these changes to the trademark, they are all still considered to be a tmk-2.
  • The year 1959 saw the beginning of the “Stylized Bee”, which has sharp angular wings
WHITE SPOTS OR STREAKS ARE REFLECTIONS AND GLARE FROM THE LIGHTING.any damages I see will be described to the best of my ability please read description, view pictures , ask questions prior to offer or purchase as sales are final , no returns, no refundsUsed: An item that has been used previously. The item may have some signs of cosmetic wear, but is fully operational and functions as intended unless described differently in the description . See listing for full details and description of any noted imperfections.
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This item itself comes exactly as pictured; nothing more, nothing less. Seller takes great care to fully photograph the entire item in its exact condition. No stock photos are used. the item or items as described will ship exactly as it is presented. Buyer should fully review the photos attached to this listing to ensure that Buyer expectations concerning the listed item are met. If the item is used, it will often show signs of use, general wear and tear, small dents or scratches, etcIn the event you have received a damaged item or you feel there was a mistake in the listing , please contact me via messages before reporting ir filing a claim with . I insure all items priority and parcel post packages



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