A 'Jolly Jack' Laughing Sailor coin-operated automaton, late 20th Century, based on the 1950's Bolland pattern,

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Lot 8W
A 'Jolly Jack' Laughing Sailor coin-operated automaton,
late 20th Century, based on the 1950's Bolland pattern,

Sold for £ 720 (US$ 896) inc. premium
A 'Jolly Jack' Laughing Sailor coin-operated automaton,
late 20th Century, based on the 1950's Bolland pattern,
with the well-executed composition painted head and hands, finished as to demonstrate excessive laughter, moving upper body and head, dressed in traditional sailor's costume of hat with ribbon, shirt and jersey, lit up by two insert lamps to front, 10p/1d. coin slot to front, under square acrylic dome, on panelled and grained wood base, lion-paw silver-finished feet - 61.1/2in. (156cm) high, 24.3/4in. (63cm) square
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