Carousel and Circus Memorabilia and Mechanical Musical Instruments and Automata
4 Dec 2012, starting at 10:00 PST.

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 of 590
501 A group of three litho-tin clockwork carousel toys US$ 200
£118
€144
504 Artist Unknown (20th century)
Robinson Bros. Shows Almost Incredulous Feats in Mid Air By Worlds Champion Performers
US$ 2,500
£1,487
€1,804
506 Two Contemporary carousel posters
Marcus Illions and Norman Evans
US$ 87
£52
€63
509 Artist Unknown (20th century)
Trained Circus Dogs
US$ 312
£185
€225
512 Artist Unknown (20th century)
Robinson Bros. Trained Animal Shows
US$ 375
£223
€270
513 Artist Unknown (20th century)
Robinson Bros. Trained Animal Shows (Dancers)
US$ 375
£223
€270
514 Artist Unknown (20th century)
Robinson Bros. Trained Animal Shows (horses)
US$ 937
£557
€676
515 A "B" Company slot machine
early 20th century
US$ 1,875
£1,115
€1,353
516 An Ace Novelty Co. figural slot machine
20th century
US$ 10,625
£6,321
€7,668
517 A Jenning's "Sun Chief" slot machine
early 20th century
US$ 3,000
£1,784
€2,165
518 A Mills 'One-Armed Bandit' five cent slot machine
first half 20th century
US$ 2,500
£1,487
€1,804
519 A Regina oak 15 1/2" disc music box
late 19th century
US$ 2,125
£1,264
€1,533
520 An Edison cyclinder phonograph
early 20th century
US$ 375
£223
€270
520A A Swiss oak cylinder music box
late 19th century
US$ 625
£371
€451
521 A Mills oak console model dropscope
early 20th century
US$ 2,500
£1,487
€1,804
524 A Haines Bros. mahogany player piano US$ 937
£557
€676
525 An assembled group of Ampico player piano rolls US$ 250
£148
€180
526 A Polyphon mahogany marquetry disc music box US$ 1,250
£743
€902
527 A Lochmann's Original disc music box
late 19th century
US$ 3,500
£2,082
€2,526
528 A Regina cherry interchangeable 15" disc music box
late 19th century
US$ 7,750
£4,610
€5,593
529 An Edison home phonograph with three cylinders US$ 275
£163
€198
536 A carved and paint decorated carousel horse
Armitage Herschell, North Tonawanda, New York
early 20th century
US$ 1,375
£818
€992
538 An American carved giltwood and painted carousel horse on stand
attributed to Charles Looff, Brooklyn, New York
circa 1900
US$ 4,375
£2,602
€3,157
538A A carved and painted carousel mare
attributed to Gustav Dentzel
Philadelphia, first quarter 20th century
US$ 3,750
£2,231
€2,706
539 A carved and painted carousel horse
Fredrick Savage, England
US$ 875
£520
€631
539A Two painted carnival ride shields
late 19th/early 20th century
US$ 1,000
£594
€721
540 Two paint decorated rounding board shields
Allan Herschell, North tonawanda, New York, early 20thc.
US$ 1,000
£594
€721
540A A carved and paint decorated carousel horse
Stein and Goldstein, Brooklyn, New York
early 20th century
US$ 6,875
£4,090
€4,962
541 A carved and paint decorated carousel horse
Charles Loof, Brooklyn, New York
late 19th century
US$ 6,250
£3,718
€4,511
542 A carved and paint decorated carousel giraffe
Herschell Spillman, North Tonawanda, New York
early 20th century
US$ 20,000
£11,898
€14,435
543 A carved carousel horse
Gustav Dentzel, Philadelphia
late 19th century
US$ 7,500
£4,462
€5,413
544 A rare carved wood carousel tiger
Daniel Carl Muller
Philadelphia
early 20th century
US$ 31,250
£18,592
€22,555
546 A carved and paint decorated carousel horse
Gustav Dentzel, Philadelphia
early 20th century
US$ 6,250
£3,718
€4,511
548 A carved and paint decorated carousel ostrich
Herschell Spillman, North Tonawanda, New York
early 20th century
US$ 7,500
£4,462
€5,413
549 A carved and paint decorated carousel rose horse
Herschell Spillman, North Tonawanda, New York
early 20th century
US$ 15,000
£8,924
€10,826
551 A carved and paint decorated carousel tiger
Philadelphia Toboggan Company, Philadelphia
circa 1900-1910
US$ 36,250
£21,566
€26,163
552 A fine carved and paint decorated double eagle carousel horse
Gustav Dentzel, Philadelphia
early 20th century
US$ 12,500
£7,436
€9,022
553 A carved wood carousel horse
Marcus Illions,Brooklyn, New York
early 20th century
US$ 8,750
£5,205
€6,315
554 A carved and paint decorated carousel mare
Gustav Dentzel, Philadelphia
early 20th century
US$ 5,250
£3,123
€3,789
555 A carved wood carousel horse
attributed to Louis Ortega, Mexico
first half 20th century
US$ 750
£446
€541
556 A carved and paint decorated carousel horse
Daniel Carl Muller, Philadelphia
early 20th century
US$ 16,250
£9,667
€11,728
558 A fine and rare carousel Hippocampus
Daniel Carl Muller, Philadelphia
circa 1905
US$ 50,000
£29,747
€36,088
559 A carved and paint decorated carousel horse
Charles Muller and Gustav Dentzel,Philadelphia
late 19th/early 20th century
US$ 8,125
£4,833
€5,864
560 A carved and paint decorated carousel prancing goat
Herschell Spillman, North Tonawanda, New York
early 20th century
US$ 10,000
£5,949
€7,217
561 A carved wood carousel horse
Marcus Illions. Brooklyn, New York
early 20th century
US$ 3,500
£2,082
€2,526
562 A contemporary carved and paint decorated carousel horse
after a model by Marcus Illions
US$ 625
£371
€451
566 A carved and paint decorated carousel horse
Charles Carmel, Brooklyn New York
early 20th century
US$ 8,750
£5,205
€6,315
567 An Old Mother Hubbard automaton
French, late 19th/early 20th century
US$ 1,000
£594
€721
568 A Rabbit in a top hat automaton
French, late 19th century
US$ 3,125
£1,859
€2,255
569 Two figures of a cat and elephant automaton Roullet and Decamps
early 20th century
US$ 1,250
£743
€902
570 A street artist with book automaton Gustave Vichy/Triboulet
circa 1910
US$ 8,125
£4,833
€5,864
571 A circus minstrel with rabbit in the hat trick automaton
French, late 19th/early 20th century
US$ 8,750
£5,205
€6,315
572 A black minstrel banjo player automaton
French, late 19th century
US$ 21,250
£12,642
€15,337
573 A girl with trick dog hoop and ball automaton Renou
circa 1900
US$ 2,750
£1,636
€1,984
574 A child puppeteer automaton Renou

circa 1900
the head by Jumeau
US$ 11,250
£6,693
€8,119
575 A polar bear and circus ball automaton
Roullet and Decamps
late 19th/early 20th century
US$ 1,500
£892
€1,082
576 A clown with fan and magic box automaton
French,late 19th/ early 20th century
US$ 15,000
£8,924
€10,826
577 A clown conjuror at a table automaton
Lamber, fourth quarter 19th century
US$ 8,750
£5,205
€6,315
578 A girl with dancing figure automaton
Renou circa 1900
US$ 2,500
£1,487
€1,804
579 A dunce boy on a bench automaton
French, first half 20th century
US$ 3,750
£2,231
€2,706
580 A circus performer automaton
Gustave Vichy, late 19th/early 20th century
US$ 23,750
£14,130
€17,141
581 A girl magician with dice and puppet head automaton
probably Renou
head by Jumeau, late 19th/early 20th century
US$ 6,875
£4,090
€4,962
582 A girl playing with a guitar automaton
Gustave Vichy, circa 1875
US$ 1,750
£1,041
€1,263
583 A clown with trick chain rings automaton
French, late 19th/early 20th century
US$ 8,125
£4,833
€5,864
584 A girl playing the bag pipe automaton
Roullet and Decamps, late 19th/early 20th century
US$ 3,750
£2,231
€2,706
585 An archer with bow and arrows automaton
English, late 20th century
US$ 4,000
£2,379
€2,887
587 A girl with bird basket automaton
Lamber
circa 1890
head by Jumeau
US$ 4,000
£2,379
€2,887
588 A marionette player automaton
Lambert
circa 1900
US$ 2,125
£1,264
€1,533
589 A man watching a street thermometer automaton
French, late 19th century
US$ 1,750
£1,041
€1,263
590 A minstrel magician automaton
20th century
US$ 750
£446
€541

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