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I have 2 Hummel figurines. cant find a value for them. one

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I have 2 Hummel figurines. cant find a value for them. one is a girl with a flower headband with a basket and a lamb. the markings are the V with the bee and at the right side of the V is a copyright c circled and under it is W.Goebel and under that is W. Germany. under that is 1960 a numbe at the top is 361 and the number 31 to the side. also there is a small -c also noted in what looks like black ink. I think my father may have given in to my mother after a being in Germany in the Navy. Would like to know its worth before I give it to my daughter.
JA: I always love having an appraiser look at my stuff. Sometimes its turned out to be surprisingly valuable.
Customer: the other is a Hummel figurine of two choir boys who share a song sheet. one has a top hat on. the markings show the V with a bee and W. Germany under that. a number stamped on it shows 130 and another stamp I cant make out. this also has the -c in what appears black marker. would like to know its worth. also given to my mom by my dad who was in the Navy.
JA: Is there anything else the antiques appraiser should be aware of?
Customer: Cant think of anything.
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  Glenda B. replied 1 month ago.

Hello, my name is Glenda
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