Mystic fortune and luck visionary device
French, c. 1921
Accession No. 1997-67-fr
25" x 25" x 8.5"
This fortune-telling apparatus belonged to a French gypsy who roamed around Europe with a traveling caravan of illusionists and sideshow performers. She specialized in visualizing matters of good or bad luck in the future and used chicken wishbones as divining devices.