Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Hatfield, PA, United States
DoneFri, Oct 3, 2003 4:00 PM GMT
Clarke Bros. Miniature Circus Auction
Hand carved Clarke Bros. Circus in 1” scale (1 inch equals 1 foot) that was carved by Mr. Clarke (no relation) of Arizona. Mr. Clarke spent over 10 years in the 1920s and 1930s carving this circus, and it has resided at Dutch Wonderland in Lancaster, PA since 1974. This is a full miniature 3-ring circus with thousands of pieces depicting circus life. Many of the acts are mechanized. The parade of wagons is extraordinary as it encircles the circus grounds that cover an area 12’ x 48’. There will also be related circus signs and posters being offered for sale, as well as a mechanical clown.