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Antique Carved & Painted Troubadour or Minstrel, Nodder Figure with a Violin

US$2,450

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19th Century carved and painted wood figure of a troubadour or minstrel wearing a hat and long coat with his trousers tucked into knee-high boots and having a violin under one arm with his hand in his waistcoat pocket, the other arm extended with his hand out, palm up. The figures head nods when touched causing the articulated jaw to open and close. Signed and dated (1886) on the bottom.

Details

  • Dimensions
    Height: 7.75 in. (19.69 cm)Width: 4 in. (10.16 cm)Depth: 4 in. (10.16 cm)
  • Style
    Black Forest (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    1886
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses.
  • Seller Location
    Nantucket, MA
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU1375226150092

Shipping & Returns

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    US$35 Standard Parcel Shipping
    to United States 0, arrives in 8-10 days.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Ships From: Nantucket, MA
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 3 days of delivery.

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