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Two Carved and Painted Christmas Manivelle Automata

Auction:
2314
Lot:
410
Sold for:
$176$150

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2314
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
November 03, 2005 10:00AM

Description:

Two Carved and Painted Christmas Manivelle Automata, mid 20th century, of a carousel with riders and a tree with procession of rotating folk characters, on traditional paint-decorated octagonal bases contianing the hand-turned automaton movements, ht. 10 in.
Estimate $300-400

Keywords

paint-decorated octagonal bases, Automaton, Carousel