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Karl Griesbaum Whistling Figure of Charlie Chaplin

Auction:
2345
Lot:
557
Sold for:
$1,410$1,200

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2345
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 29, 2006 10:00AM

Description:

Karl Griesbaum Whistling Figure of Charlie Chaplin, cane in hand, with articulated head, the going-barrel movement with bellows concealed in the carved body, ht. 13 1/2 in., (lacking key, bellows defective).
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

Charlie Chaplin, Karl Griesbaum Whistling Figure, articulated head , Bellows, Cane, Key, McCarthyism, Mimes, Whistling