7 . Automaton
9" (23 cm.) The metal sewing machine has original black painted finish with colorful stenciled decorations and a scene of the miller's daughter from the classic fairy tale,feeding seed to the birds. With working wheel at the side,the machine actually works. The chrome plate has incised eagle design (also appearing on the box) and Made in Germany. Excellent condition,included is original box. Germany,circa 1920.