We are proud to offer a genuine early 20. Century English circus elephant balancing stool. This item would have been used to train entertaining elephants to balance one leg on a platform before they would have progressed to balance completely on a much larger item for audiences entertainment. Crafted by hand using heavy sectioned wooden panels. This wooden stool is painted using a terracotta faded colour, with a sectioned circular top. Showing good age and a wonderful patinated, this circus prop would make a great display base or coffee table now, An unusual talking point as a unique piece of furniture. Size in inches approx. H 17 x W 21 x D 21. Condition: This item shows lots of age, wear and tear in the form of natural patina across the wooden sections, flacked hand painted surface (which has been over painted a few times over the years) and chips and scuffs across the surface as you may expect from item thats been used for many years. The item shows light signs of aged dead wood worm but is overall structurally secure and solid in form. The item “Genuine Circus Elephant Training Foot Stool” is in sale since Sunday, March 1, 2020. 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, 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, Bolivia, Brunei darussalam, Ecuador, Egypt, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, French guiana, Iceland, Jersey, Cambodia, Liechtenstein, Macao, Monaco, Martinique, Nicaragua, Pakistan, Peru, Paraguay, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Chile, Bahamas, Costa rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Kuwait, Panama, Qatar, Trinidad and tobago, Uruguay, Viet nam, France.
- Age: 1930
- Material: Hardwood
- Type: Circus Elephant Training Foot Stool
- Country/Region of Origin: United Kingdom
- Original/Repro: Original