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DescriptionThree Various Bronze and Metal Automobile Mascots: Sitting Kewpie, Hound, Art Deco Female, first half 20th century
6-1/2 inches high (16.5 cm) (tallest, including base)
Property from the Estate of Charles Schalebaum
Comprising painted metal Kewpie figure marked DES PAT 43860, KEWPIE, TRADE MARK, Art Deco bronze female marked LeVerrier to base, and bronze hound head marked E Bregeon to reverse neck.
Estimate: $800 - $1,200.
Paint to Kewpie figure with rubbing and chipping mostly to high-relief areas, chip to radiator cap portion to Kewpie example, wear to wooden bases, light fleabiting to marble base, with wear commensurate with age and use.
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