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Cased Optical Toy With Sailor Figures

Auction:
2482
Lot:
605
Sold for:
$2,963$2,500

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

Description:

Cased Optical Toy With Sailor Figures, late 19th century, rectangular wooden case with mirrored interior, a glass top for viewing, and a crank on the side animating a rotating round tiered platform with German made wooden sailors and rooster-headed figures, with three American flags, ht. 11, wd. 14, dp. 9 3/4 in.
Estimate $400-600

Some losses to the paper-lined bottom of the interior.

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