The Davenport Collection
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The Monkey’s Paw

The tray and the wooden monkey’s paw were used in a Maskelynes show at St. Georges Hall, London in 1933 in an item called ‘The Monkey’s Paw’. The paw apparently has magical powers and raps on the board to answer questions.

Item Details

Size The board is 450 x 290mm.
Date 1930s
Key Phrases
Ref no N92