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Rare French " Cymbalier " Mechanical Toy Dog by Roullet et Decamps

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Directory: Dolls: Antique Dolls: Pre 1900: Item # 1331253

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 SOLD...thank you so much E. !! 
SOLD...thank you so much E. !!

Charming and rare to find antique Cymbalier Dog .... on mechanical toy which works perfect . The mechanical toy animals was very popular at the early 19th. century and they are appeared in several Etrennes catalogs of the 1900 period in France and Paris !!

This charming dog look´s like on " Poodle " with papermache modeled face expression with inset glass eyes and modeled nose . Has long ears and wooden torso with legs.

Complete covered with wonderful tiny curled mohair in light cream color. The dog has sitting position and at front legs hold it a pair of cymbalier . When keywound at his belly , he open and close this legs and clap with the cymbalier , works perfect and look´s very funny !!!

Attributed by Roullet et Decamps ... France circa 1890 / 98 and is in generally excellent condition !!

8,5" x 8 " ( 22 x 20 cm )

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