December 07, 2019 09:00 AM EST Downingtown, PA


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Baranger Studios fortune teller store display

Baranger Studios electric automaton fortune teller store display, denoted M-129 in John Daniel's Baranger - Displays in Motion -"Your fortune will be read as you see the answers in the Magic Eye," as the spinning wheel stops, the fortune teller nods his head, a scarce motion due to many having been "dismantled for salvage" according to Daniel, front placard inscribed A Happy Future for You with one of our Beautiful Diamonds, 16 3/4" h.

Condition:

No shipping box, wheel rotates and fortune tellers head moves, front peep hole window opens and closes and image rotates, 3" hairline at neck line, some paint flaking to placard, gold paper loss to front edge of table.

Estimate: $5,000 - $6,000
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$12,500
12/07/2019

 

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