A boy organ grinder and begging monkey musical automaton,  circa 1910 and later,
Lot 146
A boy organ grinder and begging monkey musical automaton, circa 1910 and later,
Sold for £812 (US$ 1,327) inc. premium

Lot Details
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A boy organ grinder and begging monkey musical automaton,
circa 1910 and later,
the standing boy dressed as a sailor with Armand Marseille 390 bisque head, carved wood hands, the monkey dressed in red jacket and top hat holding tip cup and perched upon organ with enclosed body, on faded red velvet clothed X table, captive key-wind movement, when actuated boy grinding organ and moving forward, the money waving the cup from side-to-side, start/stop pull to organ side, on turned ebonised base under period circular glass dome (ill-fitting to base) - 14in. (36cm) high
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