Figure, Mechanical

Object number
01.503
Creator
Unknown
Date
circa 1870
Description
Mechanical see-saw has rectangular wooden lower base. Mounted on that is an arch shaped metal support with a red pattern of trim, and a keyhole. A wooden see-saw lies horizontally above the arch. A female figure with painted features sits on the left edge. She wears a red hooded cape and red and white metal boots. On the opposite end sits a male figure with painted black hair. He wears a blue jacket and red pants. A key is kept under the wooden base.