Tin Toys 1940-1960

Clown playing violin

Schuco – W. Germany  1950s

Clockwork – 4.5 inches tall ; 11,5 cm. 

Near mint in original box condition ; Z: 1-2

€ 265,-

Elephant

Blomer & Schuler – us zone Germany 1950

Clockwork – 4.25 inches long ; 11 cm 

Mint in box condition – Z: 1

€ 495,-

Santa Claus

Arnold – made in us zone Germany 1950

Clockwork – 4 inches tall ; 10 cm

Santa walks forward in a staggering way

Excellent condition – Z: 2 

€ 350,-

Matsch

Wüco – made in us zone Germany 1950

Clockwork – 5 inches tall ; 13 cm

Mechanisme is in the football; after winding up the ball rolls & brings the player to run

Excellent condition – Z: 2 ; rare

€ 450,-

Arab on camel

Keim – made in us zone Germany 1950

Clockwork – 6 inches tall ; 15 cm. 

The camel walks along with the arab figure sitting on top

Mint toy with a near mint box – Z: 1-2

The original box is rare

€ 695,-

 Happy clown

Distler – made in us zone Germany 1950

Clockwork – 6.25 inches tall ; 16 cm. 

Moves head & upper body, shrinks, shuts eyes and stretches again

Mint in original box condition – Z: 1

€ 295,-

Clown playing violin

Schuco – made in us zone Germany 1950

Clockwork – 4.5 inches tall ; 11,5 cm

Near mint in original box condition – Z: 1-2

€ 265,-

Pram

 Made in Germany 1950s

5 inches wide ; 13 cm

Excellent condition – Z: 2

€ 165,-

Sea devil

Köhler – W. Germany  1955

Clockwork – 2.5 inches ; 7 cm.

Near mint condition – Z: 1-2 ; rare

€ 165,-

Clown juggler

Schuco – us zone Germany  1950

Clockwork – 4.5 inches tall ; 11,5 cm. – original key

Clown is juggling the balls while moving in circles on smooth surface

Near mint in original box condition – Z: 1-2 

€ 350,-

Champ on ice

TPS Japan 1960

Clockwork – 8.75 inches wide ; 22 cm 

Three bears scating in line with complex mechanism. Front bear swings arms as other bears kick their left legs in scating motion.

Excellent condition ;  Z: 2

€ 295,-

Clown juggler with monkey

TPS – made in Japan 1950

Clockwork – 9.25 inches tall ; 23,5 cm. – fixed key

Clown’s arms rotate. The right arm has a stick which hits chair leg causing monkey to spin while balanced on clown’s nose.

Near mint in original box condition – Z: 1-2 

€ 750,-

Swiss soldier

Schuco – made in Germany 1957

Clockwork – 5 inches tall ; 13 cm – printed on key: Toumoulage Marseille

Shuffles in circles on smooth surface and plays the drum & cymbal

Excellent condition – Z: 2

 

Pram

Made in us zone Germany 1950

5  inches long ; 12,5 cm 

Near mint condition ;  Z: 1-2 – Rare

€ 195,-

Pram

Made in Japan 1950

4.7 inches wide ; 12 cm 

Near mint condition ;  Z: 1-2

€ 165,-

Dancing couple

MT – Made in occupied Japan 1940s

Clockwork, celluloid – 4.7 inches tall ; 12 cm.

Near mint in original box condition – Z: 1-2

€ 145,-