Sunday, August 15, 2021 at 10:00 am CST
LOT #347

Circus Toy Assortment

(6) items including c.1930 German wooden wind-up rocking toy having (2) fabric-clothed clowns having painted composite heads; c.1930 J. Chein clown with spinning propeller wind-up; c.1950 Japanese T.P.S. wind-up clown on stilts playing a violin; c.1950 T.P.S. clown dog trainer; c.1950 Japanese Sonsco velveteen covered seal balancing a tin litho ball; 1969 Childhood Interests plastic clown mechanical bank

Estimate: $200 - $400

Hammer Price: $150

Property From: a Winnetka, Illinois estate

Dimensions: Height: 8 1/2 inches, Width: 2 inches, Length: 2 inches (clown playing violin)

Condition: Very Good to Good, a clown on rocking toy has a hairline crack to painted composite head; the Chein clown works, lacks key, one propeller blade comes off; T.P.S. clowns operate, cloth lightly worn; Sonsco seal operates, lacks key; overall light wear consistent with normal use

Shipping: Leonard Auction will directly ship this lot.

Sales Tax: Illinois (8.000%), Kansas (6.500%), New Jersey (6.625%), Pennsylvania (6.000%), Washington (10.500%)

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