Tin Toys 1880-1940

The great billiard champion

H. Kienberger – made in Germany 1920

Clockwork – 6 inches long ; 15 cm – fixed key

The player pushes the ball into one of the holes; ball comes back to his cue & plays again

Rare original box

NMIB condition – Z: 1-2 

€ 650,-

NA – OB

Lehmann – made in Germany 1917 – 1938

Clockwork – 6 inches long ; 15 cm – fixed key

Donkey – cart moves in an eccentric way

Near mint condition – Z: 1-2 

€ 395,-

Pram baby carriage

S. Günthermann – made in Germany 1920

Clockwork – 6.5 inches ; 16,5 cm – fixed key

4 actions: pram rolls forward, lady simulates walking, baby lifts dummy & makes noise

Near mint condition – Z: 1-2 ; very rare

€ 2400,-

Paddy the pig

Lehmann – made in Germany 1903 – 1935

Clockwork – 6 inches long; 15 cm – fixed Lehmann key; handpainted tin with fabric cloth 

Rides in circles ; clown moves from side to side & back and forth, legs move

Near mint condition – Z: 1-2

€ 1550,-

Nina

Lehmann – made in Germany 1927 – 1941

Clockwork – 10 inches long; 25 cm (including mouse) ; fixed Lehmann  key 

Nina chases a mouse that flees from her in twists and turns. Head & tail of the cat are movable

Near mint condition – Z: 1-2

€ 1350,-

Charlie Chaplin

Schuco – made in Germany 1930

Clockwork – 6.5 inches tall; 17 cm –  original  key – felt face & clothes

Charlie shuffles on smooth surface & swings his cane

Excellent condition – Z: 2

€ 950,-

Broncho

Lehmann – made in Germany 1909 – 1945

Lithographed base with handpainted cowboy & horse

Clockwork – 6.5 inches long ; 16,5 cm – fixed key

Near mint condition – Z: 1-2

€ 750,-

Charlie Chaplin

Schuco – made in Germany 1930

Clockwork – 6.5 inches tall; 17 cm –  original box, instructions & key – tin face with felt clothes

Charlie shuffles on smooth surface & swings his cane

NMIB condition – Z: 1-2

€ 1750,-

Balky mule

Lehmann – made in Germany 1897 – 1938

Clockwork – 7.5 inches long; 19 cm – fixed Lehmann key & original reins

Moves forward & backwards ; clown moves up and down

Near mint condition – Z: 1-2

€ 395,-

Soccer player

Made in Germany 1920’s

Balance toy – Spring action  – 6.5 inch ;  16,5 cm

 Near mint condition – Z: 1-2

€  195,-

Pigeon

Victor Bonnet France 1920

Clockwork – 8 inch ; 20 cm

Near mint condition  – Z: 1-2

€ 350,-