Lot No. 118

Lot 118. Rare Josef Deuerlein 1925 clockwork mechanical walking bear 13.5″ (34cm). Gold mohair over sheet metal with cast metal feet and knife plate heels although one plate is missing still works well. Black boot button eyes, long defined muzzle with horizontal brown stitched nose and Y mouth. Swivel arms with brown felt pads. Working walking feet with clockwork key, all in excellent original condition. Extremely rare German working clockwork mechanical walking bear by Josef Deuerlein who merged in 1925 with Kohler & Rosenwald when they marketed in own names and then taken over in 1927 by Schuco.

$1,000 – $1,500