Decorative Arts & Silver Online Auction

April 30, 2015

LOT 186
French Automaton Singing Birds in Gilded Cage, early 20th century
  • French Automaton Singing Birds in Gilded Cage, early 20th century

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French Automaton Singing Birds in Gilded Cage, early 20th century

the crank wound concealed mechanism operating two feathered birds who ‘sing’ while moving heads side to side, opening beaks and flapping tails, base numbered 321 and impressed ‘Made in France’
height 20.25" — 51.4 cm.

Estimate $400-$600

Realised: $1,560
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

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Department: Decorative Arts
Decorations