Folk Art Automaton, Cats Playing Violin & Cello, Original Paint
Anonymous, 19th Century - SOLD
As the fan wheel spins the articulated “arms” with bows move back-and-forth.
The fan is constructed of sheet iron, the remaining sheet brass. The figures retain
wonderful original paint. We have a short video showing these purrfectly wonderful
musicians plying their instruments. (Height: 11.25"; width: 10.5"; depth: 9")
Wind Up Toy, Alabama Coon Jigger, Lehmann, Lithographed Tin, Working
Germany, Circa 1910-1912 (latest patent date on base: 1912) - SOLD
The image dates to an unfortunate period of history.
Generally, excellent condition, strong and bright with only minor scattered losses.
Sold with advertising mounted on pine board.
(Height: 10"; width: 5.5"; depth:4")
Toy, Barn with Animals - SOLD
Dimensions: 14.75" H, 17" W, 8" D.
MB - SOLD
Cast Iron Shooting Gallery Target, Lion, Signed W.F.M., Co. Mangels
Coney Island, NY - SOLD
(Lion: 12.5 by 7.5”, base: 4.5 by 14.5 by 1.25”)
589-11 - SOLD
Sheet Iron Articulated Indian with Tomahawk and Tobacco Leaves
Unknown Maker and Age; but cool
Soft edges, brass rivets, light even surface rust, stamped pieces, embossed - SOLD
(11.25 by 9")
1062-9 - SOLD
Horse Pull Toys, Carved and Painted, Pine
Late 19th Century
Ex Bernard Barenholtz Collection - SOLD
On the right, a standing figure of a chestnut horse with a incised and painted black mane and tail, mounted on a green painted rolling base; the second horse painted a black-brown with incised mane, forelock and tail, the figure mounted on a rectangular cigar box base with the label of B.P. Clark Cigar Manufacturer (Boston, established 1853) on the bottom, has rollers and string pull. (Height large: 14": height small: 9.75")
532-45 - SOLD
Marionette, Pig Figure, Fabric Clothing, Polychrome
1st Half 20th Century - SOLD
Dimensions: 10.5" H.
171-95 - SOLD