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. ALL PROPERTY IS SOLD AS IS. NO STATEMENT REGARDING CONDITION OF ANY ITEM, WHETHER IT IS MADE ORALLY AT THE AUCTION OR ANY OTHER TIME, OR IN WRITING IN THE CATALOGUE OR ELSEWHERE, SHALL BE DEEMED TO BE A WARRANTY, REPRESENTATION, OR ASSUMPTION OF LIABILITY.