Illions Supreme Carousel Horse, Stargazer
Wood Antique Carousel Jumper in excellent condition except for joint crack (back Right leg) done in moving (we will repair).
This Stargazer, (head up), Inner Row Jumper is 48 inches long, Rectangular Breast and Flank straps, with lots of jewels. Wood base and brass poles included.
This horse is in Park Paint with old varnish. Original jewels, a few missing we will fill in. Originally had lots of gold leafing.
Carved 1915-27 by M. C. Illions and Sons Carousell Works in Coney Island,N.Y.
Marcus Illions is recognized as one of the two greatest artists of the carousel world. His masterpiece horses have very flamboyant heads and fairly well decorated bodies. Illions carved all the heads for his horses himself.
We are researching which carousel these 2 horses came from..will update soon.
These are Being sold in Park Paint, Restoration and Painting is additional. Please contact us.
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