Tin Toys 1880-1940

Crawling beetle

Lehmann – made in Germany  1898 – 1935

Clockwork – fixed  key ; 4 inches long – 10 cm 

NMIB condition – Z: 1-2

€ 750,-

La Charrette Paysanne

Victor Bonnet – made in France 1927

9 inches long ; 23 cm – original instruction & hook

Handpainted horse & figures with clothes

Place the cart on a rough track & the horse will start trotting

Near mint condition – Z:1-2

€ 1950,-

Ballerina Gyroscopic toy

Einfalt – made in Germany 1930

6 inches tall ; 15 cm 

Pull rod action

Excellent condition – Z: 2+

€ 295,-

MAN DA RIN

Lehmann – made in Germany 1905 – 1941

Clockwork – 8.25 inches wide; 18,5 cm ; fixed Lehmann  key 

Early version with handpainted figures

Moving forward action

NMIB condition – Z: 1-2

Price on request

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

€ 1250,-

La Voiture nounou

Victor Bonnet  – made in France 1929

Clockwork – 7.25 inches wide ; 18 cm – handpainted head, feet & hands with fabric cloth; canvas top of carriage

Gives the impression of walking, the woman pushes the pram

Near mint condition – Z: 1-2

Price on request

La Madelon casseuse d’assiettes

Victor Bonnet  – made in France 1928

Clockwork – 6.5 inches tall ; 16 cm – fixed key ; original box & instruction in french language

Handpainted tin with cloth – complete set of plates

The lady wobbles on her feet, suddenly the dishes fall and she leans backwards being shocked

NMIB condition – Z: 1-2

Price on request

Paddy and the pig

Lehmann – made in Germany 1905 – 1935

Clockwork – 6 inches wide ; 15 cm – fixed key

Running gear guides the toy in different directions & rocking figure of the rider

Near mint condition – Z: 1-2

€ 1650,-

Masuyama

Lehmann – made in Germany 1927 – 1938

Clockwork – 7 inches long ; 18 cm – fixed key

Original box

Running cooli with mobile fan

NMIB condition – Z: 1-2

Price on request

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

€ 695,-