The Dancing Man c.1930

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The Dancing Man c.1930

£395.00

Description

A fantastic and rare 1930s toy of a dancing man (National Microphone Dancer), the base of the toy shows instructions of how the toy used to work. This toy would have originally been battery operated however we have not tested it in its current state and is currently only used for decorative purposes. All the limbs are articulated with a carved wooden head and moving mouth when he would have originally danced, the arms are made from card. Still with all its original paint and untouched in form, a truly wonderful object with loads of fun. Recently uncovered in a private collection of a toy collector in London.

Dimensions in inches: H 12” x W 6” x D 6”

Origin: English

Period: 1930

 

 

Item Condition

Condition: Aged through wear and tear is present across this item in areas, fading of all surface and loss of paint in sections is present, this item is sold as seen and currently not working. It has been opened but not tested. View all the photos please as this will show you the areas of concern addressed above.

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