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Squeak toy (hen and chicks)

Object Number: 
INV.5278
Date: 
1875-1900
Medium: 
Papier-mâché, wood, leather, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 1/2 x 6 x 3 1/4 in. ( 11.4 x 15.2 x 8.3 cm )
Description: 
Squeak toy with molded papier-mâché hen and chicks mounted on rectangular base/bellows; hen is painted with blue, turquoise, and green feathers, and red comb, and chicks are painted in shades of brown.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group