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Carved and Painted Jumping Wooden Carousel Horse

Auction:
2198
Lot:
327
Sold for:
$3,173$2,700

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Auction:
Sale #2198 - 2198
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
June 08, 2003 11:00AM

Description:

Carved and Painted Jumping Wooden Carousel Horse, probably Herschell-Spillman Company, 1903-20, the figure with glass eyes, carved mane, black hair tail, slightly curved saddle with raised owl design, iron rein rings, and iron stirrups attached with leather straps, painted taupe with reddish-brown mane and saddle, red breast collar and blanket, all over several layers of old paint, (imperfections), ht. 42 1/4, lg. 56 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Keywords

Herschell-Spillman Company, Breastplate, Carousel, Mane, Saddle, Stirrup