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Life Size 19th Century French Leather Monkey


A French freestanding lifesize figure of a monkey fashioned out of leather with green glass eyes. This object would have been made as a souvenir and curiosity for a wealthy household around the time the Europeans were exploring Africa.


  • Place of origin
  • Date of manufacture
    circa 1830s
  • Period
  • Condition
    Excellent. Some Old Repairs & Wear To The Leather Commensurate With Age. .
  • Dimensions

    H 47.25 in. x W 15.75 in. x D 15.75 in.

    H 120 cm x W 40 cm x D 40 cm

  • Seller location
    London, GB
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