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Item Details

Temp #139
DepartmentMiscellaneous
Low Estimate$1,500.00
High Estimate$2,000.00
Last UpdatedFebruary 27, 2019

Description

NAPOLEONIC PRISONER-OF-WAR CARVED BONE SPINNING JENNY Early 19th Century
Central figure of a woman in a bonnet feeds yarn to the wheels. A polychrome dancing couple is to her left and a polychrome bearded man smoking a pipe is to her right. Turning the wheel rotates the figures. Height 6.25."

Condition

Well preserved. Head of woman and turned base have been reglued.

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