Clarabelle is 20" tall. She was an advertisement for Swifts Premium Hams. She comes with 3 different coats and one hat. Her coats are holding the calendar months. The tabs are sparce on the clothing. Not all coats have all tabs for holding on the clothing. She is made from stock card paper and sturdy. Her almost Clara Bow hair style can date her alone. 1917 was WW1 and it was nice change from fear for the family to have this neat paperdoll.
Lovely little cart with nice lavender paint. It measures approx. 3 1/2" long. In nice gently played with condition. Has the usual tiny metal wheels & double horse with man steering. Not stamped but obviously German made. I love the color & would display nicely with your small all bisque & mignonette dolls. Shipping price includes priority mail with insurance. Please refer to stock # DSU64
This is an exceptional German pull horse which is all original and has a wonderful turned head as if he is focused on something very interesting. He has a wood body which is covered in a textured brown wool and a brown fur mane. He has glass eyes and leather tack from his head to his brown straw tail. The original platform on which he is standing tall is outlined in red and has the original four tin wheels...
Bertoia Auction catalog September 19-20, 2014. 182 color pages, hardback book. Over 1400 lots with cast iron, lead boats, trains, comic character, penny toys, and paper over wood toys. One of the largest selections of pressed steel. Featuring the final offering of the Tom Fox Holiday Collection.
Bertoia Auction catalog THE MAX BERRY COLLECTION I November 14th to 15th, 2014. Hardback book, 191 color pages.
The collecting community recognizes Max Berry as one of the most honorable and respected collectors today, and having been entrusted with this marquee collection allows us here at Bertoia Auctions to once again present an event that will both highlight our professional commitment to the world of antique toy collecting while honoring Max’s lifetime of spectacular finds...
BEATRIX POTTER'S PETER RABBIT SOFT TOY. Made by EDEN for Frederick Warne. Measures 11 1/2 inches in height. Beatrix Potter Soft Classics Series. A soft brown and white felt toy of Peter Rabbit wearing a blue felt jacket with stitched edging. He carries a carrot in his left paw. Button eyes. In as new and unused condition.
STEIFF TIMMY RABBIT. With ALL tags. Measures 8 inches in height. A grey and white plush rabbit with felt lined ears. He wears a red felt bib. In as new and unused condition.
VINTAGE STEIFF MOPSY PUPPY DOG. With metal and yellow tag in ear. Measures 5 inches in height. An adorable seated brown and white mohair puppy with airbrushed accents. Red ribbon at neck. Red felt tongue. In very good condition.
Here are 8 pieces, from a tea set. This set made of porcelain and I believe it to be German. These eight pieces, include, four tea cups, three saucers and a creamer. The teacups have stamped numbers under the glaze - #456, the saucers have no markings. The pictures are so darling, showing children of the day...
Here is an old, miniature, leather horse saddle. This has hand tooled detail. This great piece measures 4" long & 2 1/2" wide. The fabric on the seat is worn and the ribbons hanging down the side are fragile and worn. There is white woolen fabric under the saddle that has some darkening due to age. I don't see any makers marks and am unsure if this is a salesman sample or was a toy. The silver buttons have some rust as pictured. I show this on a new Breyer horse I have...
For your consideration is a, 1920's -Crown Tea Set. This children's, china set was made in Germany, has 17 Pieces & the original box. This set has a teapot with lid, creamer, lidded sugar bowl and six cups and saucers. There are no big breaks or hairline cracks. The lids are slightly rough when I run my finger along the inside, so may be very slightly chipped. This piece has been stored in the original box for years and years. There is some wear to the design...
SEASON OPENER - March 28 & 29, 2014 Bertoia catalog Toys Dolls Cast Iron Holiday Auction March 2014
Comic Character & European Clockwork toys, Cast Iron automotive & Horse drawn toys, Dolls & Automatons, Early boardgames, Schoenhuts, and Holiday items from Easter to Christmas featuring highlights from the Tom Fox collection.
Very good condition, like new. 198 color pages, HB book. Includes prices realized.
Child's vintage Halloween tin Pumpkin noisemaker. Tin clankers on both sides. Pretty good condition, does have some very light wear, scratches where the clankers hit. 7 1/4 x 3 ". Signed US Metal Toy Mfg Co Made in USA.
Child's vintage Halloween tin owl pumpkin noisemaker. Has a few scratches. 2 3/8 x 4 3/4". Signed US Toy Mfg Co Made in USA. Plastic handle you hold & turn it in your hand to make noise.
Spring Toy Break Bertoia Auction catalog Toys Trains Americana Auction May 2014
1,400 lots of Early American, Lionel, and European Trains, Mechanical and Still Banks, Doorstops, Cast Iron Automotive and Horsedrawn, Bell Toys and American Tin, Clockwork Toys, Boats, and Soldiers, and Country Store Memorabilia/Advertising.
Very good condition, like new. 224 color pages, HB book.
Early American clockwork toy referred to as the Goodwin Patent Walking Doll. This mechanical toy was made in America, When wound she walks with her metal three wheeled buggy moving forward. The outside of the buggy is red and blue and the inside is yellow. The doll is eleven inches tall, buggy and doll together are twelve inches long. Her head is made of papier mache, hands and shoes are metal. Above the shoes are oil cloth gaiters and cotton stockings over cardboard lower legs...
Antique Schoenhut toy piano four inches high and five inches long, Original burgundy color painted finish. Light wear along a couple of edges and corners, only add to the authenticity. The lovely decal has no wear, the color’s gold, white, blue and black are very distinct. There are four black and white keys on this small piano and they all work. circa 1900
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Image size appx. 10-3/4" x 8" printed on 8-1/2" x 11" photo paper.
New Art Print
ca. 1905 photo depicting Christmas morning with toys under a decorated tree. Toys include a train, teddy bear in a wooden wheelbarrow, patriotic drum, ABC blocks with a cat image on the lid, cast iron horses pulling fire engine and stage, Santa Claus book, sled, and other toys...