Sold for £850
Please refer to the added photographs that display external condition, also to the video via this link that shows the automaton 'in action':
VICTORIAN AUTOMATON OF A GIRL,
modelled dressed as a clown, playing a tune and pulling something from a sack when active, 44cm high
Condition reports indicate issues visible to the naked eye. Whilst every effort is made to provide accurate and honest condition reports, none of our staff is a professional conservator or restorer. Any condition report offered should be accepted as an indication of any obvious issues or problems or the lack of them. The condition report does not form part of any contract between McTear's and the buyer, and all lots are offered "as is" in accordance with our Terms of Business in the printed catalogue and available on our website.