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Lot 1607 (Work of Art, Medals, Militaria & Furniture, 2nd February 2018)

Sold for £300


Condition report
- Good to fair
- Rust and discolouration in areas
- Three out of four mice are generally good, with the other being in fair condition (noticeable rusting)
- One of the three has a slightly droopy head
- At time of inspection mechanism working fine

 

MARX MERRYMAKERS TINPLATE CLOCKWORK MOUSE BAND by Louis Marx & Co., circa 1930, comprising a piano and player, a percussionist, and two conductors, with maker's mark printed to the back of the piano, the piano 16.5cm x 14cm

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