Two women churning buttes string action W/sticker

Two women churning buttes string action W/sticker
Title
Two women churning buttes string action W/sticker
Date 
1850-1880
Medium 
Wood, string, paint
Dimensions 
Overall: 4 x 4 x 1 3/8 in. ( 10.2 x 10.2 x 3.5 cm )
Description 
Jumping jack toy in the form of two women churning butter; women's bodies made of turned wood hinged at waist with flat, hinged arms which connect to churn paddle. When string is pulled, paddle goes down and women's arms and bodies bend with it. Women painted in yellow and gray with black and red details.
Credit Line 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman, 1937
Object Number 
INV.5299
Marks 
Nadelman collection sticker: "565 / Am"
Gallery Label 
This object was once part of the folk art collection of Elie Nadelman (1882-1946), the avant-garde sculptor. From 1924 to 1934, Nadelman's collection was displayed in his Museum of Folk Arts, located in the Riverdale section of the Bronx. The Historical Society purchased Nadelman's entire collection in 1937.
Provenance 
The Folk Art Collection of Elie Nadelman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group