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    Automaton: Domed Scene Mecanique of Viaduct and River, with windmill and grist mill. . Being tossed below is a three masted ship on a tissue paper sea. The scene shows a small village nestled in front of hand painted mountains and river. Much of the painted background has become dry and chipped away from the glass but the featured buildings have retained their original appearance. An ebonized base contains the two -air pull string cylinders that are not working at this writing. When working, a steam train crosses the viaduct, the sentry patrols the castle and the windmill and boat move. Size: hgt. 19.5" .

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