Lot 5030: FOUR PIPSQUEAKS IN THE FORM OF A SHEEP WITH LAMB, A WOODPECKER, A ROOSTER AND A SEATED CAT, GERMAN, 19TH CENTURY | Four Pipsqueaks in the Form of a Sheep with Lamb, a Woodpecker, a Rooster and a Seated Cat
January 21, 2017
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: wood and papier mache
All bellows not functional. Cat has losses at the base near the front feet and the hindquarters. There is a crack to the chest of the sheep. One leg of the woodpecker detached. cat height: 5 1/2 in. sheep height: 5 1/2 in. rooster height: 4 in.
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Dimensions: Height of woodpecker 6 3/4 in.