London, South Kensington
25 October 2005
A rare group of wood fairground shy political figures
with carved features, hair and hats, the stuffed cloth bodies in sitting positions with wood hands and feet, some original clothing, characters represented probably Kaiser Bill, Franz Joseph, The Sultan of Turkey, Krugar, a French General, a sportsman and a woman, circa 1900 --28in. (71cm.) high (some damages, repairs and replacement limbs)
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These figures appear to represent England's enemies and other well known figures of the early 1900s.
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