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    "The Wild West Show": A Rare Mechanical Cardboard "Stage" and Show, Circa 1880s-90s by McLoughlin Bros. The (original) metal key is inserted into the top in order to advance a roll of colorful images. This was an unauthorized issue, so it cannot mention Buffalo Bill or his show by name. But the two mounted figures were clearly intended to resemble Cody and Annie Oakley. A really delightful piece which we have never encountered before. Although it exhibits minor edge wear, it is in surprisingly clean condition, and is still in working order. Diameter 12.25", height 10", and depth 2".

    Due to a computer error when this auction was posted on our web site, some clients were inadvertently able to place bids at below the established minimum bids published in the catalog. This has been corrected, and the minimum required bid now posted above either reflects that required opening bid or bidding action at or above the starting bid.


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    Auction Dates
    June, 2012
    10th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 15
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