The Davenport Collection
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Clockwork twisting, crawling snake toy

When this clockwork snake is wound up, it travels forward as its body spins round and its eyes spark. The underside of the head is stamped FOREIGN, but the country of origin is not given. Another collector has a similar snake with MADE IN GERMANY on it.

Item Details

Size Length 425mm.
Date Probably first half of the 20th century.
Key Phrases
Ref no N2434