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English Barrister Jack in the Box

Auction:
2476
Lot:
310
Sold for:
$652$550

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

Description:

English Barrister Jack in the Box, Germany, c. 1890, composition head with molded and painted features including white barrister wig, attached to spring with original clothes and wooden hands, contained in marbleized paper covered wood box with original lid label reading: "What wonder Mifs, May be in this? - Make me free, And You'll see!," ht. 8.5 in., (very good, some paper loss to box, and soiling to head and clothes).
Estimate $400-600

very good, some paper loss to box, and soiling to head and clothes

Keywords

Germany, composition head, Box

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