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Muller Kadeder Painted Tin Wind-up Clown Merry-Go-Round Toy

Auction:
2482
Lot:
591
Sold for:
$4,444$3,750

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2482
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 08, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Muller Kadeder Painted Tin Wind-up Clown Merry-Go-Round Toy, early 20th century, featuring a standing clown figure balancing a merry-go-round on his forehead with an American flag at the center with two rotating boats and two whales with figures, (imperfections), ht. 10 3/4 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Wind-up mechanism not in working condition, several small spots of paint losses on clown's arms, back of jacket, top of head, whale's bodies, base, figures and boats.

Keywords

Carousel, Clown, Wind

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