Skip to main content
  • Want more images or videos?
    Request additional images or videos from the seller
1 of 10

Early 20th Century Jigger Doll

$672.65

About

Early 20th century jigger doll We are proud to offer an early 20th century hand carved jigger doll. Made for a light pine wood, with hand carved detail across its face and lovely Chelsea boots. Jig dolls or les gigueux are old and established wooden or tin – plate “toys” for adults and children alike. Basically, they are dolls with loose limbs that step dance or “jig” on the end of a vibrating board or platform just like real step or clog dancers. Dance dolls have always been popular street entertainment for hundreds of years. From the 18th-19th century, In London they were frequently seen operated by street entertainers or buskers. Size in inches: H 11” x W 2” x D 1” Origin: Unknown Period: Early 20th century Material: Pine Condition: This item is completely solid in structure and form. Wear is present through faded and natural patina across all its surfaces, this item does not stand alone. Its exceedingly difficult to photograph all the areas in this piece therefore we strongly suggest reviewing all the photos provided as part of this advert and propose questions where sections are unclear to avoid disappointment.

Details

  • Dimensions
    Height: 11 in. (27.94 cm)Width: 3 in. (7.62 cm)Depth: 2 in. (5.08 cm)
  • Style
    Folk Art (In the Style Of)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    1930
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location
    London, GB
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU4304221924662

Shipping & Returns

  • Shipping
    $110 Standard Parcel Shipping
    to United States 0, arrives in 8-10 days.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Estimated Customs Duties & Taxes to the Continental US: $0.
    Ships From: London, United Kingdom
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 14 days of delivery.

1stDibs Buyer Protection Guaranteed
If your item arrives not as described, we’ll work with you and the seller to make it right. Learn more
About the Seller
5 / 5
Located in London, United Kingdom
Platinum Seller
These expertly vetted sellers are 1stDibs' most experienced sellers and are rated highest by our customers.
1stDibs seller since 2018
113 sales on 1stDibs
Typical response time: 2 hours
More From This Seller

You May Also Like

Early 20th Century Toy Noah's Ark, German
Located in Incline Village, NV
Toy Noah’s Arks for children to play with were very popular in the late 19th and early 20th century, and Germany was very prolific in their production. This particular ark is all ori...
Category

Early 20th Century German Folk Art Toys

Materials

Wood

Early 19th Century Wooden Allmoge Doll, Origin: Jämtland, Sweden
Located in New York, NY
Early 19th century wooden Allmoge doll, origin: Jämtland, Sweden Lovingly hand-carved from a single piece of wood, original paint with a gorgeous patina showing the many generations...
Category

Antique 19th Century Swedish Folk Art Toys and Dolls

Materials

Fir, Paint

Early 20th Century Handcrafted French Wooden Horse Toy
Located in Hastings, GB
Handcrafted French childs pull along wooden horse. Fantastic hand painted spotty wooden horse on wheeled base, pull along handle. The wheels have also been painted spotty in black ...
Category

Mid-20th Century French Mid-Century Modern Toys and Dolls

Materials

Wood

Early 20th Century Brass Indian Temple Toy on Wheels
By Rajhastani
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Large sized (13" height) Indian temple toy. Camel with rider. Very rare to see this size. India is famous for its brass and copper metal craftsmanship. It has a rich tradition of ma...
Category

Early 20th Century Indian Toys and Dolls

Materials

Brass, Bronze

Antique 19th Century German CM Bergmann Bisque Composite Doll Sleep Eyes
Located in Dayton, OH
Antique German bisque head doll by CM Bergmann with articulated jointed limbs and composite body, non-original human hair, sleep eyes, marked “Made in Germany CM Bergmann II” on back...
Category

Antique Late 19th Century Victorian Toys

Materials

Ceramic

Antique 19th Century CM Bergmann Simon & Halbig Bisque Composite Girl Doll
Located in Dayton, OH
Antique German bisque head doll by CM Bergmann with composite body and articulated jointed limbs, sleep eyes, marked “CM Bergmann Simon & Halbig 12” on the back of the neck and dress...
Category

Antique Late 19th Century Victorian Toys

Materials

Ceramic

Antique 19th Century Victorian German Porcelain China Head Doll Molded Hair
Located in Dayton, OH
Antique mid 19th century German china doll with painted porcelain bust, feet and hands, cloth body and green dress. Measures: 18”.   
Category

Antique Mid-19th Century Victorian Toys and Dolls

Materials

Porcelain, Fabric, Paint

Early 20th Century Wood Bowling Game
Located in Barcelona, Barcelona
Traditional wood bowling game. By unknown manufacturer from France, circa early 20th century. In good original condition, with minor wear consistent with age and use, preserving a...
Category

Early 20th Century French Rustic Abstract Sculptures

Materials

Wood

The 1stDibs Promise

Learn More

Expertly Vetted Sellers

Confidence at Checkout

Price-Match Guarantee

Exceptional Support

Buyer Protection

Insured Global Delivery