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Paddy and the Pig Candy Container

Auction:
2476
Lot:
299
Sold for:
$2,489$2,100

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2476
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 10, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Paddy and the Pig Candy Container, Germany, c. 1915, molded composition bearded Irish gentleman with top hat, with carved wood arms and legs wearing wool jacket with tails, cotton hounds-tooth pants holding a clover, riding atop a flocked composition pig with painted eyes and snout, candy container opens underneath belly with original cardboard cover, lg. 12, ht. 12.5 in., (excellent).
Estimate $1,500-2,000

excellent

Keywords

Germany, Tooth

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