London, South Kensington
3 December 2001
A rare felt Jiggs
with red felt mouth, painted features, blue felt suite and hat, tartan waistcoat, rexine shirt, hat band and spats, red felt tie and walking stick, probably Italian --16in. (40.5cm.) high, 1930s (some fading)
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Jiggs, of Maggie and Jiggs fame is a character created by George McManus and starred in the American comic strip 'Bringing Up Father'.
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