Lot No. 114

Lot 114.

Rare Musical Automaton German Bear 12″ (31cm) c1920s navy blue tipped black mohair. Swisstone music working tummy box with original swivel key that operates music and also moves head up and down and in a circular movement. Original extremely rare shaped metal nose on elongated muzzle, black replaced button eyes, round ears, inverted Y mouth. Dark blue tipped black mohair has some sparse thinning areas. Jointed arms and legs with four black claws all round, worn felt pads with exposed wood fill. Extremely rare automaton and blue color antique bear.

$1,000 – $1,500