Life Size 19th Century French Leather Monkey For Sale
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Life Size 19th Century French Leather Monkey

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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.

Details

  • Production Time
    Available Now
  • Place of Origin
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1830s
  • Period
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Condition Details
    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
  • Seller Reference Number
    MP0283
  • Reference Number
    U1208299307191
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