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Paint Decorated Noah's Ark Toy, Plus
4/12/2014 - Americana: Live Salesroom Auction
Probably German, 19th century. A paint-decorated Noah's Ark toy with painted architectural details, an applied lithograph floral border near the roof,  and a removable roof panel which reveals a hollow interior when open, PLUS twenty-one carved wooden animals, some with painted details; ark ht. 7, wd. 16, dp. 4.75 in.

Provenance:  
Property from the Estate of Jane Murphy, Shandon, Ohio


Condition:  
Many of the animals have breaks/damages. Surface of the ark has some light stains, floral border has several areas of loss, a knot hole in the wood is missing.
Sold: $270.00
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