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Carette Clockwork Gunboat With Planes Germany, circa 1915
Estimate
2,5004,500
LOT SOLD. 4,375 USD
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86
Carette Clockwork Gunboat With Planes Germany, circa 1915
Estimate
2,5004,500
LOT SOLD. 4,375 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

The Malcolm Forbes Toy Collection

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Carette Clockwork Gunboat With Planes Germany, circa 1915

Fitted with twin masts suspending two single prop monoplanes, above two funnels and deck featuring eight swiveling guns, ship's wheel which controls the rudder and American flag at the stern. Clockwork mechanism concealed in hull.      

 

Length: 18 inches
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Provenance

Provenance: Sale: Sotheby's, The Toy Collection of Raymond E. Holland, April 13, 1985, Lot 35

The Malcolm Forbes Toy Collection

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New York