498: Large French Brass Bird Automaton, early 20th c.,
Large French Brass Bird Automaton, early 20th c., with two feather mounted singing birds, H.- 21 1/4 in., Dia.- 11 1/2 in.
Item is in as found condition. Many feathers now lacking. Piece is in need of cleaning and restoration. Key not present so not checked for working order. A very curious piece.
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