03-16-2011 03-17-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2540M Marlborough
March 16, 2011 2:00PMCalender
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Papier-mache Child and Dog Figural Squeak-toy and Sheep Pull-toy

$306$250
Auction: Discovery - 2540M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: March 17, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Papier-mache Child and Dog Figural Squeak-toy and Sheep Pull-toy, Germany, late 19th/early 20th century, the squeak-toy with a boy seated on a reclining spaniel, mounted on a bellows; a wool and hide covered papier-mache sheep figure mounted on a wooden platform, (imperfections), ht. 4, 5 1/4 in.
Estimate $300-400

boy on spaniel-loss on boy's neck and spot on dog's nose, small splits on bellows, does not squeak; sheep- cracks and paint losses on sheep's head, wooden platform lacking wheels.

Keywords

Germany, head , wooden platform lacking wheels