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Iron Shooting Gallery Target Figure of an Old Woman

Auction:
3303T
Lot:
1560A
Sold for:
$923$750

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3303T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 29, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Iron Shooting Gallery Target Figure of an Old Woman, America, c. 1920, the figure wearing eyeglasses, green dress, and small white apron, holding an umbrella, the piece with working mechanism which activates when the heart is hit, depressing a button causing a rear-mounted lever to drop and an aperture to open so that a camera (not present) would capture an image of the shooter, early painted surface, (some abrasions and wear), ht. 69 1/2 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,500


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