Tin Toys 1880-1940

Le Ramier

V. Bonnet – made in France 1922

Clockwork – 8 inches long ; 20 cm – fixed key

The pigeon runs & nods it’s head

Mint in box condition – Z: 1 ; the box is very rare

Price on request

Chicken laying eggs

Candy container – made in Germany  1930

Spring pull back mechanisme: push the chicken downwards & she will lay an egg ; 5 inches tall – 12 cm 

Excellent condition – Z: 2

Head comes off to fill again ; candy replaced

€ 245,-

Fighting roosters

Einfalt – made in Germany  1920s

Clockwork – fixed  key ; 7.5 inches wide – 27 cm 

Roosters move back & forth giving impression of a fight

Near mint condition – Z: 1-2

€ 495,-

Crawling beetle

Lehmann – made in Germany  1898 – 1935

Clockwork – fixed  key ; 4 inches long – 10 cm 

Near mint in box condition – Z: 1-2

 

Dancing Sailor

Lehmann – made in Germany 1904 – 1948

Clockwork – 8 inches tall ; 20 cm – fixed Lehmann key

Tin body, handpainted face & hands with fabric suit

Dances on his feet; on his head he waves his legs and revolves

Mint in box condition – Z: 1 

Price on request

Stubborn donkey

Lehmann – made in Germany 1897 – 1938

Clockwork – 7.5 inches long ; 18,5 cm – fixed Lehmann key

Seated clown wears cloth outfit, comical action, drawn by mule

Original rein

Near mint condition – Z: 1-2

€ 595,-

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 ; few chips on head of kids

€ 1750,-

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,-

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,-

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,-