Whirligig

Whirligig
Title
Whirligig
Date 
1800-1850
Medium 
Wood, metal, paper, paint
Dimensions 
Overall: 8 5/8 x 2 3/8 in. ( 21.9 x 6 cm )
Description 
Jointed figure carved out of wood, with small bells attached to the end of each arm, mounted on top of wooden spindle attached to a circular base; wooden bead on spindle shaft is all that remains of spinning mechanism.
Object Number 
INV.8061
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group