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SCHOENHUT GIRL DOLL,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
20" tall with green sleep eyes, original painted features, open mouth with 4 upper teeth, original worn blonde wig and new replacement wig, fully jointed wood body with original oval decal on back with Schoenhut Doll/Pat. Jan. 17 1911/U.S.A. and period lace dress with original tinned steel stand. Click here to learn more...
SCHOENHUT CHILD DOLL,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
with wood socket head, molded brown hair and painted blue eyes with closed mouth, unmarked fully jointed body in original paint and in period white dress with lace trim, 16" tall. Click here to learn more...
SCHOENHUT WOODEN SOCKET HEAD CHILD CHARACTER GIRL DOLL WITH CARVED HAIR,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
painted and carved blue eyes, closed mouth with molded brown hair and blue head band, ball-jointed wooden body marked on back Schoenhut Doll/Pat. Jan. 17, 11,, U.S.A./& Foreign Countries in period, possibly original white cotton dress with blue trim and white cotton undergarments with lace trim, socks and black leather shoes stamped 65, 16" tall. Click here to learn more...
IDEAL SOCKET HEAD COMPOSITION DOLL,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
unmarked all composition, likely Ideal, with green cello sleep eyes, open mouth with 4 upper teeth, original blonde wig with jointed limbs, dressed in purple satin dress with silver canvas shoes, 24" tall. Click here to learn more...
19TH CENTURY FOLK ART CLOTH BOY DOLL,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
white cotton hand sewn body with articulated finger, embroidered face, dressed in machine sewn early 20th century clothing and hat, with manuscript note dated 1956 which reads David's Doll (never named) Made by your Great Grandmother Shelton (Gram Joghayins mother of Gram G & Gram Baum made some extra cloths, 21" tall. Click here to learn more...
KNIGHT IN SHINING ARMOR FOLK ART MARIONETTE,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
all handmade of wood tin and cloth with knight's head and hands in original polychrome paint, intricate embossed tin jointed armor with full-bodied lion crest on helm, shield with embossed lion, 2 steel wire control rods and additional string controls, embroidered linen skirt, 18" tall. Click here to learn more...
TIN HEAD & IDEAL COMPOSITION DOLL,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
lot of 2, includes 12" tall with solid dome with molded and painted reddish-blonde hair, painted blue eyes with composition body with molded and painted uniform, jointed arms with sergeant stripes and legs, marked on back with Ideal in diamond. This doll was made by the Ideal Novelty & Toy Co., Brooklyn, N.Y. between 1917-18 and was called the Liberty Boy doll, AND a tin head shoulder plate child doll in original polychrome painted finish, blonde hair, blue eyes and closed mouth, unmarked on oil cloth body with bisque lower arms, in period, likely original dress with white lace trim, 16" high. Click here to learn more...
A FAMILY OF SKOOKUM INDIAN DOLLS,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
lot of 2, all composition with original painted features and black wigs, dressed in original felt and printed cotton outfits, includes a male, 16.5" tall; PLUS a female with infant wrapped in blanket, 16" tall; AND a child, seated and wrapped in blanket with the female, 3.5" tall, both with original printed paper labels on base of shoes. Click here to learn more...
THREE SKOOKUM INDIAN DOLLS,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
all males with painted features, original black wigs, dressed in original felt and printed cotton outfits, includes one with beaded necklace and painted mocs, 13.5" tall, with printed original label on underside of foot, PLUS second with beaded necklace, and plain mocs, 15.5" tall, AND one with beaded mocs, 14" tall. Click here to learn more...
FOUR SKOOKUM INDIAN DOLLS,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
three are all composition with original painted features and black wigs, dressed in original felt and printed cotton outfits, one male with feathered headdress and beaded necklace, 12" tall, one male with wool broad brimmed hat, 13" tall and one female, 14" tall, AND smaller cello head example with black wig, dressed in original felt and printed cotton outfits, 6.5" tall. Click here to learn more...
RARE THIRTY-FOUR INCH STORE DISPLAY FAMILY OF SKOOKUM INDIAN DOLLS,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
includes a male and a female with child on her back, all with composition faces in original polychrome painted surface with black eyes, closed mouths and black hair in tails, child with printed cotton bandanna over hair. Each is dressed in printed cotton shirt/blouse with printed felt blankets in Navajo style, leggings designed to appear like leather and real leather moccasins with polychrome glass beaded decorations over wooden feet. She has a printed red calico skirt and both have painted wooden bead necklaces and hair ornaments. Click here to learn more...
FULPER BISQUE SOCKET HEAD CHILD DOLL,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
with gray glass sleep eyes, open mouth with 2 upper teeth with original? light brown wig, marked on back of head with entwined SM over vertical Fulper in rectangle, on bolt-jointed kid body with bisque lower arms and composition lower legs, in new blue and white striped satin dress with matching bonnet, white cotton undergarments with lace trim and new black leather shoes, 19" tall. Click here to learn more...
THREE IDEAL & MADAME ALEXANDER COMPOSITION DOLLS, SHIRLEY TEMPLE, SONJA HENIE & PRINCESS ELIZABETH,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
includes a marked on both head and body Shirley Temple with green cello sleep eyes, open mouth with 4 upper teeth, original blonde wig and period clothing, also likely original including shoes, ca 1934-39, 13" tall, PLUS Madame Alexander Sonie Henie composition socket head doll with brown cello sleep eyes, open mouth with 4 upper teeth and felt tongue, original blonde wig with floral spray in hair marked on back of head Madame Alexander/Sonie Henie dressed in original white outfit with original skates, 14.5" tall including skates; AND Madame Alexander Princess Elizabeth composition socket head doll with brown cello sleep eyes, open mouth with 4 upper teeth, original blonde wig, marked on back of head Princess Elizabeth/Alexander Doll Co. on jointed composition body in period blue dress with lace apron, straw hat and original black oil cloth shoes, 15" tall. Click here to learn more...
TWO AMERICAN COMPOSITION DOLLS, HORSMAN & IDEAL,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
includes an Ideal composition child doll with socket head, brown cello sleep eyes, open mouth with 4 upper teeth, original blonde wig in tails on jointed composition body, in original red polka dot cotton dress with lace apron with illustrated foil on paper printed tag on front with Horsman's/Bright Star/With eyes that Shine/And Hair So fine and blue oil cloth shoes, 17" tall, AND Ideal Character lady socket head doll of Deanna Durbin, ca 1939 with brown cello sleep eyes, open mouth with 6 upper teeth, unclear mark on back of head Ideal Doll Co...jointed composition body in period, likely original checked cotton dress with white oil cloth shoes and 1" diameter black and white photo cello pinback with portrait of Deanna Durbin Doll, marked along rim Made By Ideal Novelty & Toy Co. Long Island City, N.Y., U.S.A., 14" tall. Click here to learn more...
PINOCCHIO JOINTED COMPOSITION DOLL BY KNICKERBOCKER TOY CO.,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
1930's, socket head in original polychrome painted features, marked on back of head Pinocchio//W.D. Pr. Knickerbocker Toy Co. and on back of torso Pinocchio/W. Disney Pro.//Made In U.S.A., in original felt hat and likely homemade jumper suit, 13" tall. Click here to learn more...
THREE EARLY COMIC CHARACTER DOLLS,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
includes Ideal Fanny Bryce composition doll, with molded and painted composition head, marked on back Ideal Doll on turned wood jointed body with steel spring arms and legs and composition hands and wood painted feet in original printed cotton outfit, and original red silk ribbon in hair, 12" tall; PLUS a ball jointed cat doll in original polychrome painted finish with transfer printed label on front chest Pete/Des. & Copyright By J.L. Kallus with molded composition socket head, turned wooden body, 10" tall; AND an all composition doll in original polychrome painted finish of girl in blue molded dress with white details, she is made of 3 parts, head, body and legs with all swing from side to side independently, marked on interior of body Pat. Pend. and 2, 10.75" tall. Click here to learn more...
GI JOE SOLDIERS OF THE WORLD GERMAN & RUSSIAN INFANTRYMEN,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
includes German regular army infantryman with felt uniform, helmet with decals, machine gun, 2 grenades, pistol holster with belt, boots and Iron Cross medal, 11.5" high, AND U.S.S.R. regular army infantryman in green felt uniform, winter fur cap with red star on front, belt with 1 hand grenade, automatic rifle and boots, 11.5" high. Click here to learn more...
SONJA HENIE COMPOSITION MADAME ALEXANDER DOLL,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
socket head with brown sleep eyes, open mouth with 4 upper teeth and felt tongue, original blonde wig, marked on back of head Madame Alexander Sonja Henie, on jointed composition body in original dress with feather trim and ice skates, 15" tall. Click here to learn more...
FOUR COMPOSITION OR CELLO DOLLS, THREE BENT LIMB BABIES AND ONE CHILD,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
includes a cello socket-head baby with molded and painted features, brown eyes, open mouth with no teeth and blonde hair, marked on back of head with Stork mark, on jointed bent limb body, marked on back with Stork mark above Trademark The Parsons-Jackson Co. Cleveland, Ohio, 10" tall; PLUS an unmarked single piece head and torso with jointed bent limb composition baby with painted and molded features in original diaper with original printed paper price tag from Kennett's 69?, 9.5" tall; PLUS unmarked single piece head and torso with jointed bent limb composition baby with painted and molded features in original jumper, 8.5" tall; AND a composition socket head child doll with molded and painted features, marked on back R. & B. Doll Co. jointed limbs, in original red check cotton dress with lace trim and matching bonnet, 8.5" tall. Click here to learn more...
HEINRICH HANDWERK, SIMON & HALBIG BISQUE SOCKET HEAD DOLL,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
36" tall, with blue sleep eyes, open mouth with 4 upper teeth, pierced ears and original blonde wig, marked on back of head Germany Heinrich Handwerk, Simon & Halbig 7-xxx/xxx on jointed composition body, fully dressed in period white lace gown with beaded handbag. Click here to learn more...
BISQUE KEWPIE DOLL,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
signed on base of feet O'Neill with jointed arms, 5" tall. Click here to learn more...
LENCI FELT DOLL,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
molded felt with painted features, with pouty expression, curly blonde wig, jointed molded felt body with original red, black and white outfit with sewn-on Rayon tag with Lenci Made in Italy, 16" tall. Click here to learn more...
WOLVERINE ZILOTONE MUSICAL TOY,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
chromolithographed sheet steel spring-driven musical toy with six different song disks, marked on front Zilotone with harlequin-type musician holding hammer that strikes steel bars, each lettered with fixed key on right rear and off/on lever beside key. Each 2.5" diameter steel disk is marked No. 48 Zilotone Made By Wolverine Supply & MFG. Co. Pittsburgh, Pa. U.S.A., songs include Yankee Doodle, Listen to the Mocking Bird, The Farmer in the Dell, Silent Night, Sidewalks of New York & My Old Kentucky Home, currently working. Includes original printed instructions. Click here to learn more...
BUDDY L AERIAL LADDER FIRE TRUCK,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
No.205B?, in original red paint with decals and nickeled-steel-finished details, 3 ladders, 39.5" long with ladders closed. Click here to learn more...
BUDDY L HYDRAULIC DUMP, NO 201,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
repainted in red and black, 24" x 8" x 9" high. Click here to learn more...
BUDDY L STEAM SHOVEL WITH CLAW,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
ca 1929-30, in new red and black paint with chromed-steel details and decals, 14" high x 21" long. Click here to learn more...
CAST & SHEET STEEL STEAM ROLLER TOY, & BUDDY L HOISTING TOWER,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
lot of 2, includes No. 350, ca 1926-29, with traces of original black and red paint, with worn original decal, 7.5" x 18" wide when fully in upright position x 29" high, AND an unattributed cast iron and stamped steel steam roller with cast wheels and other parts and body in stamped and rolled steel. Has a fire box with working door and grill on interior and likely was designed for live steam, but there is no fill spout for boiler, has double pistons mounted on top and smoke stack, in newer red and green paint, 19" x 8" x 9.75" high. Click here to learn more...
TWO STEEL BUDDY L TRUCKS,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
includes a 2-part Texaco tanker truck with original decals on doors of cab and sides and rear of tanker, black hard plastic tires are marked Buddy-L, red with silvered plastic grill and lights, 5.5" x 24" x 6" high, AND a Mack dump truck with applied Mack symbols in silvered plastic on sides of engine compartment, silvered lights, white plastic bumper, white rubber oil breather?, clear plastic windows, red painted body with black and silver plastic tires marked Buddy-L, and on top of dump bed with Hydraulic. Bed dumps when lever on top is pushed, 8.25" x 20.5" x 9.75" high. Click here to learn more...
EARLY WEEDEN STEAM ROLLER & HOGE FIRE CHIEF'S CAR,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
the Weeden is a live-steam-operated roller marked on top of cab Weeden/Trade Mark/Reg. U.S. Pat. Oft., 11" x 4.5" x 8.25" high, AND a key wind spring-driven Hoge coupe fire chief's car with battery operated lights, sheet steel with original red and black painted finish and decal on right door, black hard rubber tires marked Hoge, with light switch on interior of cab, with chromed steel grille, 15" x 5" wide and high. Click here to learn more...
TWO EARLY TONKA TRUCKS, WRECKER & DUMP,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
includes white sheet steel Tonka AAA Wrecker Truck with original decals, red hoist, chromed front bumper and hub caps, plastic windscreen, black rubber tires with white walls marked Tonka Toys U.S.A., plastic head and tail lamps and flashing red lamp mounted to cap roof, 14" x 5" x 6" high; AND Big Mike Dual Hydraulic dump truck, sheet steel in original orange paint and black and yellow decals with State/Hi- Way/Dept. on doors, black bumper, chromed grille and hub caps, black rubber tires marked Tonka toys U.S.A. dump bed, and tailgate release on left side, 14.5" x 6" x 6.5". Click here to learn more...
SHEET STEEL METALCRAFT DELIVERY TRUCK,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
ca 1934 pressed steel Metal Craft on side panels of box, with drop tailgate, and steel wheels, by Metalcraft of St. Louis, Missouri, 11" x 4" x 5" high. Click here to learn more...
GERMAN SHEET STEEL & CAST IRON DELIVERY TRUCK,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
original blue paint with yellow details and gold wheels, die-cast spoked 2.5" diameter wheels, sheet steel body with tin grille, cast iron driver, string-wound pulley propulsion, 11" x 5" x 7.25" high. Click here to learn more...
SHEET STEEL FRICTION-DRIVEN MARX FIRE LADDER TRUCK,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
sheet steel in original red paint with yellow stenciled Fire Dept. on each side of hood, nickeled tin grille and steel front and rear bumper, black rubber tires marked Marx Toys. Spring-driven motor with fixed key on left side. Battery operated headlamps and single tail lamp on left fender, 2 removable steel ladders in original white paint, hose reel with handle on right side. Truck is 14.5" x 5" x 5" high. Click here to learn more...
EMPIRE EXPRESS MONOPLANE 550 SHEET STEEL AEROPLANE TOY,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
light gauge sheet steel in the form of standard model Ryan M-2 monoplane in original polychrome paint with stenciled name and patent information on tail, spring-driven motor, 21.5" x 18" wingspan x 5.5" high. Steelcraft made a very similar plane. Click here to learn more...
CAST IRON UNATTRIBUTED FIRE HOOK & LADDER WAGON, THREE-HORSE TEAM WITH TWO RIDERS,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
with original driver and rear steerman with 3 removable ladders mounted at sides and top and 2 heavier ladders mounted underneath, the 3-horse team rocks back and forth when pulled, 30" x 6" x 8.75" high. Click here to learn more...
CAST IRON MARBLE CANNON ENTITLED YOUNG AMERICA RAPID FIRE GUN,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
with name cast in relief on each side of carriage unusually shaped barrel with cast relief Pat Feb 1907 B on right side, in original gold paint, wheels and carriage in original black paint with original wood firing pin in rear and steel rod and turned wood crank handle on right side, currently working, 5" x 15" x 6.4" high. Click here to learn more...
WILESCO WEST GERMAN STEAM ENGINE WITH ACCESSORIES,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
copper-plated steel boiler building embossed to resemble a brick building with tall brick smoke stack, chromed boiler with glass window in end, steam whistle and fill valve at top of boiler, pan that receives the fuel in underside with bakelite handle, mounted on gray steel rectangular platform on which is also mounted a fly-wheel with piston drive, marked on side Wilesco, 11.25" x 9.8" x 10.5" high (chimney is removable), PLUS five accessories that can be run with this engine, all in original illustrated card stock boxes, marked Wilesco, including Two-Wheel Grinder with 2 real grinding stones mounted on circular base, 3.5" diameter and high, with Wilesco, label and stamped on underside Made in Western Germany, box is 3.5" square, PLUS Color Combination Wheel with revolving wheel with 2 plates, top one is black with cut-away windows and second is red, blue and yellow, wheel is 4" diameter on gray circular base, 3.5" x 54" high, box is 3.5" x 3.75" x 6", PLUS Lineshaft Transmission in red, black and gray on gray rectangular base with Wilesco, label, 3" x 6.5" x 1.75" high with box 2" x 6.8" x 3" high, PLUS Tilting Press Punch in red and gray on circular base, 3.5" x 5.5" high, marked Made in Western Germany on underside, box 3.75" square x 6" high, AND Concrete Mixer in off-white, gray, black and red on circular base, marked Made in Western Germany on underside, 3.5" diameter at base x 4.75" wide x 5" high, box is 4" square x 4.75" high. All box titles in German, English, French and Spanish and marked Wilesco. Lot also includes 5 steel spring drives, miniature spanner and washers, fuel funnel, printed lettersheet of instructions and safety instructions. Click here to learn more...
WEEDEN TINPLATE STEAM ENGINE MINIATURE WORKSHOP,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
originally powered by a toy steam engine and now converted to run with electrical transformer. Five different tools mounted on pine board with Lionel Multivolt Transformer Type B and electric motor, includes an elevated drive flywheel mounted in center marked Weeden, a small watermill, a real stone grinding wheel marked with decal DC Germany, a fountain with pistol-type pump and an upright drill press, all in original polychrome painted finish, board is 22" x 26.75", maximum height is 8". Click here to learn more...
LARGE WEEDEN EUREKA MODEL STEAM ENGINE,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
tinplate and cast iron with chimney in original black, boiler end in brass with stamped Weeden/Trade Mark/Reg. U.S. Pat. Off. fire hole with cast iron hinged door with embossed 32, large fly wheel, working steam whistle, pressure release valve and piston mounted at top, with the other cast iron end of the boiler having embossed Weeden Eureka and polychrome decal Trade Mark/Weeden Reg. U.S. pat. Offxxx/xxx Volts 3.7 Amps with electrical contact above, 4.5" x 8" x 10.5" high. Click here to learn more...
OUTSTANDING GERMAN TOY STEAM ENGINE IN ORIGINAL CRATE,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
tin, cast iron, nickeled brass and wood being an upright model engine with alcohol-fired removable burner, five working valves, each with black-finished turned wooden handles, piston and flywheel and working pressure gauge with removable stack, with polychrome decal on side DC/Made In Germany in original black, green and red paint, 6" square x 17.5" high. The original wooden crate has removable lid and is 10" x 8.5" x 15" high. Click here to learn more...
GERMAN POLYCHROME STEAM ENGINE GUN POWDER MILL, PLUS TOY,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
with four chromolithographed tin parts, mounted on two pine boards, as made, the hand-cranked engine is marked with the letter H with letter J above horizontal bar of H and the letter L below bar of H, board with engine has two other mounted machines, one marked 60 and end one marked 61, this board is 4.5" x 14" long. The next board has a single machine with fly-wheel, marked 62 and appears to be missing a second machine, the board is 4.75" x 10.75". Click here to learn more...
CAST IRON FOUR-PIECE HUBLEY PENNSYLVANIA RAILROAD TRAIN,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
possibly a scarce variant of this train as Ralston 1994 lists this as No. 851 and records only painted finish, while this one is nickeled, but may simply be a oversight on Ralston's part, as the other cars are nickeled and listed as that under Ralston's variants. The locomotive is early wood-burning-type with long cow catcher, bell front lamp, and pressure dome, cab with 2 windows on each side and 444 below on each side, solid front wheels and 2 pair of larger drive wheels with spokes, 9.25" x 2" x 4". The tender has solid outboard wheels and raised P.R.R. on each side, 4.75" x 2" x 2.35" high. Both of the passenger cars No. 1468 in Ralston and have enclosed vestibule pin couplers, inboard solid wheels with raised Pennsylvania R.R. Co. above windows and 333 Normandie 333 on each side, 7.5" x 2.25" x 3.25" high. Click here to learn more...
STANDARD GAUGE LIONEL BOXED TRAIN SET FROM THE 1920'S,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
includes No.8 locomotive in original green and black paint with silver and gold-tone trim, marked on both sides and base, 11" long, less couplings, in original printed card board box, 13" x 5" x 4" high, PLUS a pair of Pullman 337 passenger cars in original green, red and black paint with cello windows and gold-tone trim, marked on each side and with paper label on bottom, 12" long in original printed card board boxes, 14.5" x 5.5" x 4" high, PLUS 12 pieces of track with couplings, AND an illustrated 12mo pamphlet entitled Directions For The Use And Care Of Lionel Electric Trains, 16pp, all in original chromolithographed lidded card board box labeled Outfit No. 347, 18" x 19" x 4" high. Click here to learn more...
EIGHT STANDARD GAUGE LIONEL TRAIN CARS,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
all stamped sheet steel in original polychrome painted finishes, includes caboose with NYC&HRRR/4351 on each side, marked Made In U.S.A. The Lionel Corporation N.Y. in red and black, 11" x 4" x 6.75" high,, PLUS dark red and black coal hopper car, marked on sides Pennsylvania 654784/Capacity 20000 LBS./Weight 10000 Lbs, 10" x 3.5" x 4.5" high, PLUS orange box car with working doors, marked CM&ST)/54087, twice on each side and on one end Lionel/Lines/N.Y./Made In U.S. A. and embossed stamped Lionel MFG. Co./N.Y. on underside, 11.25" x 3.25" x 5.75" high, PLUS orange box car with working doors, marked CM&ST)/98237, twice on each side and ink stamped Lionel MFG. Co./N.Y. on underside, 11.25" x 3.25" x 5.75" high, PLUS dark green cattle car with open slat sides and working doors, embossed stamp on underside Lionel MFG. Co./N.Y., 11.25" x 3.25" x 5.8" high, PLUS light green cattle car with open slat sides and working doors, embossed stamp on underside Made In The U.S.A./The Lionel Corporation/N.Y., 11.25" x 3.25" x 5.8" high, PLUS an open coal car in gray and green paint, marked Lake Shore 65784/Capacity 60000 Weight 34500/Length Inside 30 Ft./M.C.B. Couplers and ink stamped on underside Made In The U.S.A./The Lionel Corporation/N.Y., 11.25" x 3.25" x 4.6" high, AND an open flat car in dark red and black, unmarked, 11.25" x 3.25" x 3.75" high. Click here to learn more...
BUDDY L TRAIN SET,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
3 pieces, includes engine #963, black with original decals, steel and brass construction, 25.25" long x 6.5" wide x 9" high, PLUS caboose #3017, red with original decals, working front and rear doors, 6.25" x 18.5" x 8.5" high, AND red box car No. 35407 with original decals, 6.5" x 21.5" x 8.5" high. Click here to learn more...
MARX STREAMLINE TRAIN SET IN BOX WITH TRANSFORMER,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
this group includes a black, silver and red Streamline locomotive, 8.5" long, with embossed Marx logo on interior floor of cab, black tender with New York Central, 6" long, Union Pacific 59 cattle car with head of cow on sides and working door, 6" long, Rock Island C.R.I. & P. 552 open coal car, 6" long, Santa Fe 553 Middle States Oil tanker car, 6" long, New York Central Lines 556 caboose, 6" long, 10 pieces of track and Marx Toy Transformer Cat. No. 1209, all in original printed cardboard box with printed exterior, box lacks lid, 17" x 11" x 3.5" high. Click here to learn more...
AMERICAN FLYER KEY WIND TRAIN,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
beautifully chromolithographed tin train with locomotive unmarked with steel undercarriage and wheels, spring driven with removable key in left side, nickeled bell, 6.25" long with matching tender, 4" long and matching passenger car marked American Flyer Chicago on each side, 6" long with 7 pieces of track. Includes key.
AUCTIONEER NOTE: Locomotive and tender is likely German probably made by Bing and do not belong with this set originally. Click here to learn more...
BUDDY L LOCOMOTIVE,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
engine #963, old black repaint, steel and brass construction, 25.25" long x 6.5" wide x 9" high. Click here to learn more...
BOKUNO TOMODAHI JAPAN SPRING-DRIVEN BOY TRAPEZE TOY,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
jointed cello figure of small boy in original polychrome decoration, jointed at shoulders and hips, marked on back of neck as above and mounted on steel framed trapeze with fixed key wind, spring-driven movement. When operating, boy does flips and twirls on trapeze, 6" x 8" x 12" high, boy is 5.5" high. Click here to learn more...
JAMES FALLOW, PA. JOCKEY ON GOAT TIN PULL TOY,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
jockey in rust red pants, green jacket, red hat and boots, riding atop an oversized goat in black, gray, yellow and red atop a green platform with 2 pair of cast iron wheels, 3.75" x 9.75" x 9" high.
James Fallows & Sons (Philadelphia, PA) originally organized under the name C.B. Porter Company in 1870. The firm began carrying Fallows' name about 1880, since sons Henry, Charles, and David became active in the firm along with their father. The firm specialized in painted and stenciled tin horse-drawn, wheeled vehicles, trains, and river boats, but declined rapidly with the advent of lithographed tin toys in the 1880's. Click here to learn more...
JAMES FALLOW, PA. JOCKEY ON GOAT TIN PULL TOY,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
jockey in yellow pants, blue jacket, red hat and boots, riding atop an over sized goat in black, gray, yellow and red atop a green platform with 2 pair of cast iron wheels, 3.75" x 9.75" x 9" high.
James Fallows & Sons (Philadelphia, PA) originally organized under the name C.B. Porter Company in 1870. The firm began carrying Fallows' name about 1880, since sons Henry, Charles, and David became active in the firm along with their father. The firm specialized in painted and stenciled tin horse-drawn, wheeled vehicles, trains, and river boats, but declined rapidly with the advent of lithographed tin toys in the 1880's. Click here to learn more...
OHIO ART TIN SAND ELEVATOR,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
in original red, green and yellow paint with brass plated drive chain. This piece has six sand buckets on drive chain which lift sand into hopper on top of tower, which dumps it into an elevated hopper rail car, that when full dumps sand back in ground level hopper, unmarked, 3.25" x 7.75" x 11" high. Click here to learn more...
KELLERMANN GERMAN CABLE CAR TIN PENNY TOY,
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chromolithographed with passengers and driver in windows and wire cable connector mounted on top with 2 pair of wheels, marked on sides with entwined K Co., 1.2" x 3.15" x 1.5" high, when cable is lowered (Theriault 2004: 59, fig. 205). Click here to learn more...
MEIER SHEEP WITH RED RIBBON TIN PENNY TOY,
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chromolithographed standing sheep with red bow with bell around neck on green 4-wheeled platform, marked on both rear legs Ges. Gesch., 1.5" x 3" long & high (Theriault 2004: 38, fig. 121; Pressland 1991: 14, fig. 15). Click here to learn more...
EINFALT BEETLE & TURTLE TIN PENNY TOYS,
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both chromolithographed with beetle in metallic colors, independently moving legs on 3 wheels, embossed on underside DRGMI/Germany, 2" x 2.9" x .6" high, AND a turtle on 4 wheels with moving head and legs, 2" x 3" x .7" high (Pressland 1991: 23, fig 53). Click here to learn more...
MEIER MECHANICAL FIRE TRUCK WITH FIVE FIGURES TIN PENNY TOY,
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chromolithographed and chrome-plated red ladder truck with yellow and black trim, chromed grill, bumper, fenders, ladder and bell with uniformed driver and 4 uniformed firemen on benches in back, ladder with working crank at rear for raising and lowering, key-wind spring-driven movement with painted wheels, includes original key, currently working, 4.5" x 1.9" x 2.25" high (Theriault 2004: 69, fig. 236). Click here to learn more...
FISCHER BABY CARRIAGE WITH FLAT BABY TIN PENNY TOY,
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with pivoting nearly flat figure of a girl child in blue dress with yellow bonnet, carriage is yellow with black hood, white tin blanket cover with two black and white 6-pointed stars on each side and marked Made In Germany on each side with 4 white wheels and scrolled handle, unmarked, 3.4" x 1" x 2.5" high (Pressland 1991: 92, fig. 273). Click here to learn more...
ATTRIBUTED MEIER MECHANICAL MOUSETRAP TIN PENNY TOY,
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chromolithographed with white base plate, gray mouse with red cage and blue trap door, push lever at end slides mouse into cage and closes trap, other end with sliding door where bait would be placed, likely meant originally to hold a piece of wrapped candy, unmarked, 4.75" x 1.6" wide and high (Pressland 1991: 162, fig. 485; Theriault 2004: 15, fig. 41). Click here to learn more...
KELLERMANN BILLIARDS TABLE & PLAYER TIN PENNY TOY,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
chromolithographed billiard table in red and green with 6 numbered pockets, player in tuxedo holds spring-loaded cue stick, original steel ball, this one unmarked, but marked examples are known to be by Kellermann, 1.7" x 4" x 2.4" high (Theriault 2001: 26, fig. 78; Pressland 1991: 159, fig. 477). Click here to learn more...
GERMAN SQUIRREL IN WHEEL, AIRSHIP & FERRIS WHEEL WHISTLES TIN PENNY TOYS,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
all chromolithographed, including a brown squirrel in red revolving cage/wheel, on blue posts with gold toned tin whistle tube, which is stamped France/E.G./Depose, wheel revolves when whistle is blown, 1.5" x 4.7" x 2.25" high, PLUS a red lighter than air flying machine (balloon) with gold tone gondola below and propeller behind, one assumes that the propeller turns when whistle is blown, but it does not currently work, primarily because when soldered the hole to operate the propeller was mis-aligned, 1.25" x 4.25" x 2" high, AND a Ferris wheel with yellow wheel and 4 red cars, revolves when whistle is blown, 2.5" x 3.8" x 2" high, (1st Theriault 2004: 46, fig. 155; Pressland 1991: 124, fig. 366; 2nd-3rd not in Pressland or Theriault) Click here to learn more...
MAN WITH PIPE & WHEELBARROW & WHEELBARROW TIN PENNY TOYS
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
both chromolithographed, includes a man with broad-brimmed hat smoking a pipe, wearing overalls and boots with sleeves of his gray shirt rolled up and pushing a yellow wheel barrow with pair of red wheels, unmarked, 1.5" x 3" x 2" high, AND a candy container wheel barrow in red with single black wheel and sliding yellow lid, unmarked, 1.25" x 3.7" x 1.6" high, (Theriault 2004: 66, fig. 228 & 229). Click here to learn more...
DISTLER GERMAN FIGHTER PLANE TIN PENNY TOY,
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chromolithographed monoplane with embossed yellow wings and tail, gray fuselage with black and red trim, pilot in red uniform, marked on each side 592 and with Distler logo of world globe just behind propeller with Made In Germany below, working propeller, ring on top for hanging and wheels below, 2.4" x 2.9" x 1.25" high (Christie's 2004: pg 74, fig. 254). Click here to learn more...
GERMAN MERRY-GO-ROUND TIN PENNY TOY,
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chromolithographed with three different riders on ponies on circular base with tapered yellow center column and red and yellow fluted canopy, unmarked 3.5" diameter x 3.75" high, not in Peerless. Click here to learn more...
GERMAN CLOWN ON A POLE TIN PENNY TOY,
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chromolithographed clown in red and yellow diamond patterned outfit grasping a pole that extends from side of small red building with gabled roof with red pennant at top, all mounted on steel rod and when building is moved up or down the rod the clown somersaults around the pole, clown is 2" high, total length of toy is 9.25" (Pressland 1991: 145, fig. 429). Click here to learn more...
BRING STEAMBOAT & LOCOMOTIVE TIN PENNY TOYS,
Sale Price Including Buyer's Premium: $xxx
both with iridescent polychrome finishes, includes s string operated side wheel steam boat in gold tone, red blue and black with one small wheel in front and paired larger side wheels with pulley mount between wheels on which the string is wound, 2" x 3.75" x 1.8" high, (Pressland 1991: pg 103, fig. 309), this toy was illustrated in the 1901 Bing catalogue, AND a locomotive with gold toned, red, green and black, with pulley mount inside cab on which the string is wound, 2" x 3.75" x 2" high, (not in Pressland or Theriault's). Click here to learn more...
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