7 . Automaton
17" (43 cm.) Bisque head with large brown glass eyes,painted lashes and brows,accented nostrils,closed mouth,with attached wooden torso with bellows mechanism,wire upper arms and wooden lower limbs. When torso is squeezed he claps his hands which are holding brass cymbals. Condition: generally excellent,some paint wear on one leg. Comments: attributed to Zinner and Sohne,circa 1890. Value Points: especially beautiful face for this style of toy,wearing factory original clown costume.