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Jeu de Massacre Clown

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Carved wood clown Jeu de Massacre fairground antique A super rare antique fairground knockdown artefacts (Jeu de Massacre) from France. This item is in overall wonderful original condition without any breaks or damage structurally. Rare to market because of their subject matter and look as well as being stamped on the reverse. The item is completely original and untouched highly decorative and very collectable, this item is a one off and highly desirable to any serious fairground collection. The Jeu de Massacre was a common game in French fairgrounds modelled on local or national figures or enemy’s. They were hinged on a platform and balls were thrown to knock them down. They are becoming harder to find and this pair are very rare to market and highly collectable and decorative, a true collectors piece of fairground antique artefacts. The items are completely in original condition very decorative and artistic in appearance and hold a very nostalgic visual effect. Dimensions: H 25” x W 4” x D 2” Condition: The item completely solid and structurally sound, they are all weathered and worn with a great patina and colour to them as shown in the photos provided. The worm holes have been treated many years ago, the paint shows cracking but is firm and very secure. Great overall condition for an item of this age and use a super rare and decorative piece of folk art fairground history. View all Pictures very closely for the overall detail and condition of the items.  

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  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses. Minor structural damages. Minor fading.
  • Dimensions
    H 25 in. x W 4 in. x D 2 in.H 63.5 cm x W 10.16 cm x D 5.08 cm
  • Seller Location
    London, GB
  • Reference Number
    LU4304213127921
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