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Calliope Figure (SOLD)

Calliope Figure (SOLD)

This exceptional articulated black figure probably stood at the organ on a carousel and is one of the few known to survive. The piece retains the original paint and shoes.

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~ ITEM DETAILS ~

Dimensions: H 51"
Date / Circa: 1900
Maker / Origin: Attributed to the Herschell-Spillman Company, Tonawanda, New York
Medium: Carved pine, iron fittings and shoes.

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