An antique French 'appel' cage - used by hunters to attract song thrushes. One bird was captured and put in the cage, when it sang, it would attract other birds of the same species. A lovely decorative accent.
Condition and wear consistent with age and use.
Approx. overall 5½" high x 8¼" x 5½"
Approx. overall 14cm high x 21cm x 14cm