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Squeak toy (bird)

Object Number: 
INV.8123
Date: 
1875-1900
Medium: 
Papier-mâché, wood, leather, paint, wire
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 1/2 x 2 1/8 x 4 3/8 in. ( 14 x 5.4 x 11.1 cm )
Description: 
Squeak toy with molded papier-mâché wading bird with coiled wire legs mounted on rectangular base/bellows; bird painted white body, blue wings and tail, and orange beak.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group