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Erotic, Fairytale, Disney Cartoons and Story Characters themed ball clocks, six, one signed Moeris, one signed Admiral, three marked Swiss, largest: 2.5"dia. x 2.25"h

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One Swiss Made example depicting Little Red Riding Hood with the wolf and a voyeur, the other depicting Popeye with a can of spinach and a woman. Moeris example depicting Snow White with three dwarves. The Admiral example depicting Tarzan and Jane with a monkey. The smaller Swiss marked example depicting Snow White with three dwarfs. The remaining example depicting Minnie Mouse and Donald Duck. All run except for Minnie Mouse and Donald Duck. Automation works, unsure of accuracy of time. Each with varying patinas, chromed examples bright, others with spotty patinas. Each with light to moderate surface scratches to metal work consistent with use. Smallest example with a hairline to enamel. Item 185: Arabic numbers, wound and set by lever at top, painted face, Little Red Riding Hood, wolf has erotic animation that is automatic and continuous after winding, face signed, "A..." (?), viewable works, front and back opened at notches, works engraved, Swiss Made/ 15 Jewels" hand etched on works, "Roamer Watch Co./ Unadjusted" provenance: Father Time Antiques, Chicago, IL, 2000, $995 Item 188: erotic ball clock Arabic numbers, wound and set by lever at top, painted face, Snow White and the dwarves, one dwarf has animation that is automatic and continuous after winding, face signed, "A..." (?), viewable works, front and back opened at notches, works engraved. "Moeris" provenance: Father Time Antiques, Chicago, IL, 2000, $1,150 Item 517: erotic ball clock depicting Tarzan and Jane swinging from vines, the movement is circa 1920 Paid, $1,850 Itme 671: erotic ball clock in brass and crystal, about 1.75" diameter, enamel painted face, Arabic numbers, scene of Snow White and 3 dwarves, one drawf has erotic animation that is automatic after winding, set and wound by crown, face is signed but illegible, exposed works in back, engraved on works, "Seventeen 17 Jewels, Swiss, Unadjusted" provenance: ebay, 2004, $300 Item 823: desk ball clock in brass and crystal, 2.5" diameter, enamel painted face with erotic scene, Popeye and Olive Oyl, Popeye has animation that is automatic after winding, Arabic numerals, set and wound by lever, signed face (illegible), exposed works in back, printed on works, "Swiss Made, 15 Jewels" provenance: ebay, 2004, $300 Item 824: desk ball clock in brass and crystal, 2.5" diameter, enamel painted face with erotic scene, Donald Duck and Minnie Mouse, Donald Duck has animation that is automatic after winding, Arabic numerals, set and wound by lever, signed face (illegible), exposed works in back provenance: ebay, 2004, $300

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Erotic Fairytale, Disney Cartoons and Story Characters

Auction ended on Sat, Aug 13, 2016
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