Euro Toys | CAROUSEL WITH HORSES AND SWINGS | Bertoia Auctions
CAROUSEL WITH HORSES AND SWINGS for auction. Gunthermann, Germany, lithographed tin figures riding horses at center ring with six roundabout swings on outside row, seated figures ride in open chairs, clockwork activates revolutions as plink-plink sounds are emitted. 12" h. Extensive paint loss.
Rare pair of all original 1860s wooden bodied Parian dolls
Title: Rare pair of all original 1860s wooden bodied Parian dolls, Status: SOLD, Category: Dolls:Antique Dolls, Shop: Dollyweatherwax, Description: A most charming and rare pair of all original Parian head dolls with wooden bodies. They measure just 3 inches tall each. Their Parian shoulderheads are typical of the 1860s period with nice quality
FRENCH TABLE MARBLE GAME | Bertoia Auctions
FRENCH TABLE MARBLE GAME for auction. Boxed set, oriental theme backdrops, "Chinese Sleigh Ride," lithographed paper on wood and cardboard, gravity driven bagatelle game, painted tin figures on wheeled carts go down a long ramp then drop marbles onto the scoring field, includes three cars. 29" l, 27" h. Lid missing portions of flaps, missing roof top for slide, break at wood slot. (VG Cond.)
Child's Play.......Decorate With Antique Toys
Toys....they have been making children smile for ages. We have all had these playmates that kept us entertained and gave us a sense of security. I can still remember some of the metal,wind up,clockwork toys even though my generation entered the plastic age thus sending this style of toy to "Toy Heaven". Of course there are always collectors who rescue and give dignity back to these wonderful antique toys. But toys as well as any other collectible need not be confined to a glass case where…