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    Automaton: Dandy Gentleman Smoking Monkey, with moving cane. In vintage garb, this flocked, molded gesso faced monkey with glass eyes, turns his head and moves his cigar and cane back and forth as the music plays. The clockworks turns hard with the original key but will play with some coaxing, while movement includes his head and both arms. France,ca.1900. Very good condition
    (needs attention to the clockworks mechanisim)


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    Auction Dates
    Nov-Dec, 2011
    30th-1st Wednesday-Thursday
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