Unusual Automaton of a Kitten in a Slipper
- Sold for:
- Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2345
- Date / Time :
- July 29, 2006 10:00AM
Unusual Automaton of a Kitten in a Slipper, possibly Roullet et Decamps, with fur-covered head and paws, whiskers, articulated mouth and green glass eyes, emerging from a large plush-covered plaid slipper, the open-spring clockwork mechanism in the kitten's body causing her to nod, blink and open her mouth, lg. 18 in., ht. 11 in., three linked movements.