Century English Folk Art Jigger Doll. A wonderful example of a unique folk-art hand-crafted jigger doll we have lovingly named Edwood. With its original stick and platform support made from an old, stamped apple crate panel.
The jigger figure is hand carved using pine wood and brass detail. Naturally, faded paint and a deep patination give this item a super look and makes it highly collectible as a full articulated figure. Jig dolls are traditional wooden or tin-plate toys for adults or children. They are dolls with loose limbs that step dance or'jig' on the end of a vibrating board or platform in imitation of a real step dancer. In London they were frequently operated by street entertainers or busker.Note: this item does not stand alone. Size in inches: H 12 x W 3 x D 2. Condition: Completely solid in structure and form, worn and faded in all the right places giving this figure a wonderful decorative look.
Its exceedingly difficult to photograph all the areas in this piece, therefore we strongly suggest reviewing all the photos provided as part of this advert and propose questions where sections are unclear to avoid disappointment. The item "Early 20th century English Folk Art Jigger Doll" is in sale since Friday, February 19, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Other Antiques". The seller is "thehouseofantiqueslondon" and is located in Ilford. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Australia, United States, Bahrain, Canada, Brazil, Japan, New Zealand, China, Israel, Hong Kong, Norway, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, Singapore, South Korea, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Bolivia, Barbados, Brunei darussalam, Cayman islands, Ecuador, Egypt, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, French guiana, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Macao, Monaco, Maldives, Martinique, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Peru, Paraguay, Reunion, Saudi arabia, South africa, United arab emirates, Ukraine, Chile, Bahamas, Colombia, Costa rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Kuwait, Panama, Qatar, Trinidad and tobago, Uruguay, Viet nam, Philippines.