Squeak toy (bird)

Object Number: 
INV.8130
Date: 
1875-1900
Medium: 
Papier-mâché, wood, leather, paint, wire
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 3/4 x 4 x 2 1/8 in. ( 14.6 x 10.2 x 5.4 cm )
Description: 
Squeak toy with molded papier-mâché bird with coiled wire legs mounted on rectangular base/bellows; bird is probably a guinea fowl, painted with reddish comb, black beak, and black, blue, and brown body with some white feathers.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group