Lot 10: Cage Transformation. European, ca. 1870. A handsome round toleware canister is shown empty and filled with balls, handkerchiefs, or any other object. The lid is clamped on. When reopened, the canister is filled with a brass birdcage complete with

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October 29, 2016, 10:00 AM CST
Chicago, IL, US
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Description: Cage Transformation. European, ca. 1870. A handsome round toleware canister is shown empty and filled with balls, handkerchiefs, or any other object. The lid is clamped on. When reopened, the canister is filled with a brass birdcage complete with live parakeets. 14î high. Minor wear, scuffing, and chips as expected, but overall very good condition. Hand painted with gold, blue, red on a green background with black accents and added stencil and transfer decals. The finest example of this prop we have encountered.
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