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Hummel Figurines and More

Updated on September 9, 2014

Collecting Hummel Figurines, Hummel Collectibles

Hummel figurines are whimsical porcelain pieces depicting the innocence of children doing various things like holding an umbrella or skating. Sometimes these cute little guys are doing chores.

My maternal grandfather was from Germany, and Mom, his daughter, loved the little Hummel figurines from there. This little washer girl is holding an iron and a towel over her arm. She has a laundry basket handy at her side.

This Hummel laundry girl figurine was my mom's. I feel lucky that now she's mine.

Photo Credit: Peggy Hazelwood


The name Hummel comes from

Sister Maria Innocentia Hummel,

thus the I.M. Hummel moniker.

Sister Hummel was a Franciscan Sister

trained in art at the Munich Academy.

Source: Dr. Lori

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Hummel Figurines Available on eBay - Find Discontinued and Rare Hummels

eBay offers a great variety of goods. Find a Hummel figurine you've had your eye on by searching eBay's vast collection by thousands of sellers.

Sometimes you can find that piece that is hard to find to add to your collection.


Sister Hummel's artwork originally appeared on postcards she created at the Convent of Siessen.

Franz Goebel requested to use her images

for a line of porcelain figurines.

Thus, the Hummel line of figurines was born.

Source: Dr. Lori

Hummel Figurines -- Wintertime Duet

The sweet innocence of youth is depicted in many Hummel figurines. And others show gnomes bowling with their beards.


Sister Hummel approved each figurine created by the master sculptors & painters.

They were first sold in 1935 and

were "an immediate success."

After sister Hummel's death in 1946 at age 37,

Goebel continued making new pieces.

Source: Dr. Lori


Hummel figurines and collectibles make

wonderful, lasting gifts.

Hummel Paper Products - Calendars, Ornament Gift Cards

Not all Hummel pieces are figurines. This angel ornament gift card is another sweet Hummel piece. Hummel calendars are beautiful and the pictures can be framed to hang on your walls when the calendar is obsolete.

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Hummel Calendar Figurines

There are Hummel figurine calendars for each month of the year. Choose one as a gift for a young girl or anyone else who appreciates Hummel pieces.

These figurines are unique and gorgeous in their detail.

Hummel Price Guides - Do You Know the Value of Your Hummel Collectibles?

The price guide shown below is a great way to find out what your Hummel figurine is worth.

You can also visit the Antique HQ website to learn about the retail price and estimated fair market value for Hummel pieces.

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This author, Peggy Hazelwood, participates in Amazon, eBay, All Posters, and other affiliate advertising programs. When you click an advertising link on this page and make a purchase, I receive a small percent of the sale. Thank you for reading this far!

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