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Donkey

   

The Donkey has no mold marks. It was sculpted by Chris Hess and is Breyer mold #81.

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Photo Model Number Name Color Release Dates Released Through/Notes

(c) BreyerCollectables.com

  81 Donkey matte or semigloss grey, bald or solid face, black/charcoal mane and tail tuft, some with dorsal stripe and primitive bar over withers, 0-4 stockings 1958-1974 Color varies from medium/light grey to nearly black and from greyish brown to bay.

(c) Janice Cox

  81 Donkey light grey 1958-1974 Color variation

  81 Donkey bay 1958-1974 Color variation
81 Donkey greyish brown 1958-1974 Color variation

81 Donkey matte or semigloss grey, bald or solid face, black/charcoal mane and tail tuft, some with dorsal stripe and primitive bar over withers, 0-4 stockings 1976 Reissued for election year, came in red, white and blue box.

See ad for 1976 release below

(c) White Horse Productions

  82 Donkey matte or semigloss grey, bald or solid face, black/charcoal mane and tail tuft, some with dorsal stripe and primitive bar over withers, 0-4 stockings, removable red plastic baskets 1958-1960 Same as #81

(c) Madison Kuhn

  390 Donkey light grey, bald face, charcoal mane, grey tail tuft, dorsal stripe and primitive stripe over withers, four stockings 1992 Election year issue. Lighter grey than #81, most with more defined primitive stripe

    Donkey grey, black mane/tail, four stockings, chalky ~1958-1974 Lamp not made by Breyer.

(c) White Horse Productions

    Donkey gold/bronze Late 1960s Test Run

    Donkey woodgrain ~1963-1967 Possible small SR; 1 known to exist

(c) Heather Wilkendorf

    Donkey solid light grey ~2004 Probably Test Run

  Advertising pamphlet for 1976 Elephant and Donkey


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