Toys, Games, Boards & Ephemera

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Number

Item
Description

 Roullet & Decamps Paper-MACHE mechanical pig w/key and original box. c. 1875.

Size: 5" H x 11" L

 CO-0706Black child sitting on a bale of cotton. It reads on the back, "I am from Dixie Souvenir Miniature cotton bale New Orleans LA Pat applied for". American, Early 1900's.

Size: 3" H x 2 1/2 W x 2" D

 CO-0708Card game called Pope Joan with Mother of Pearl game fish-shaped counters. The instructions for the game included. The game operates like a "lazy Susan" & made of lacquered Papier-mâché and decorated in the Chinoiserie manner.  English c. 1825.

Size: 12" D

 CO-0753"Eagle and Eaglets" cast iron mechanical / articulated bank, signed J. & E. Stevens.  American c. 1883 (Dated)

How it works ~ Place a coin in the eagle's beak, then press the snake lever at the rear to make the eagle fall forward thereby depositing the coin into eaglets' nest.


Size: 6" H X 7 3/4" l X 3 1/2" D

 
  CO-0758Kilgore "Boy Scout Machine Gun" toy cannon. American, Mid-1950's.

Size: 8" H x 17" L x 5 1/2" D

   FA-0124Elegant  painted wooden pull toy horse. English c. 1900.

Size:  11 1/2" H x 5" D x 14" L

   FA-0173Painted yellow / black Turtle pull toy. American, Early 1900's.

Size: 1" H x 10'" L x 6" W

   FA-0230Two enlarged painted oversized display dice. American, Early - mid 1900's.

Sizes: 2" H x 2" D
          2 11/16" H x 2 11/16" D

   Folksy carved and painted wooden horse. English c. 1890.

Size: 9" H x 7" L x 2" D

  FA-0268Carved wooden dancing man ( jigger ) with "screw-in" handle. Late 19th Century.

Size: 13" H

 FA-0278Painted white papier-mâché horse pull toy with green painted saddle on a wooden base with wheels. American, Early 1900's.

Size: 20 1/2" H x 25" L (horse only)

  Rare small carved & painted wood & papier-mâché dressed amusing male & female bird candy containers. German, Early 1900's.

Size: 4 1/2" H

    Painted green articulated gingerbread figure pull toy ~ doubled sided. American, Late 19th Century.

Size: 18" H x 6 1/2" W

  FA-0357Carved & painted mechanical toy black banjo man sitting on a working music box. American, Late 19th Century.


Size: 10" H x 5 1/2" D

    FA-0343Rare Tramp Art child's rattle. Late 19th Century.

Size: 7 1/4" H

   Four miniature horses with wheels. They were the toys of Thomas Thorpe Webster, Jr. / Pennsylvania.

Size: 4" H x 4" L x 1 1/2" D

 FA-0407Painted articulated wooden toy pig. American, Mid-Century.


Size: 9" H x 10" L x 3" D

 GT-0001Aviation based board game made by Spear's Games titled "Jack & Jane in an Aeroplane". A single fold colorful game board with dice. (In original box)

According to the instructions, counters were not supplied as the players were expected to improvise.

Made in Bavaria by the British games manufacturer, "Spears". The fact that this game is marked, "Manufactured at the Spear Works Bavaria" suggests that it must have been made before the outbreak of W.W.I. Items made in Germany for the British market after W.W.I. were normally marked, "Foreign Made" c. 1940-50.

Size: 1 1/2" H x 7.5" W x 10 1/4" L

    GT-0005Rare Sand Toy with Cats and Mouse as acrobat which spins around. Notice the "hand" on top which indicates the direction to turn.  English c. 1900.

Size:  7" H x 4.5" W

    Squeak / Whistling Toy of a Perching Felt Bird. German, Late 19th Century.

Size:  5 1/4" x 5 1/4"

    GT-0011Hand Puppets with painted wooden heads and hands.  French c. 1900.

Size:  Approx.  9" H (each)

     GT-0021Austrian dressed doll with velvet jacket and leather lederhosen.  Early 1900's.

Size:  14" H x 6.5" W

    GT-0062ABC spelling ~ A double-sided wooden game board & on the reverse side, it is mathematical. English, dated 1912.

Size: 9 1/2" H x 12 3/4" W

     GT-0064American spelling board game. c. 1900.

Size: 9 1/2" H x 13 1/2" W

    GT-0078Musical "crank & play" painted toy box.
English c. 1900.

Size: 3" D

 GT-0093Mechanical water color card with the verse, "Your figure above, you plainly may view, With legs & arms in action; The likeness so perfect, the portrait so true, Must give you satisfaction. English, Mid-19th Century.

Size: 8 3/4" H x 5 5/8" W

 GT-0094"Spicy" mechanical postcard. Pull the tab on top and the legs move.

Size: 5 1/2" H x 3 5/8" W

   GT-0100Schuco Rolling Mouse.  German c. 1930's.

Size: 4" H

    Painted folding toy fort made out of wood and card. Comes with six little wooden soldiers which are 2 1/2" H. Most parts are moveable. The fort's base underneath opens like a door to store the pieces for traveling. English c. 1900.

Size: 10" H x 16 1/2" L x 10" D

  GT-0110Schoenhut Humpty-Dumpy Circus animals. German, Early 1900's

Size:  Elephants ~ 6" H x 8" L
          Giraffe ~ 11" H x 6" L

  GT-0113Painted cast metal doll house tall clock. German c. 1900. S

ize: 2" H

    GT-0115Brahma Puzzle with Braille instructions / history for the blind in original box. English c. 1910.

Box Size: 3/4" H x 3 1/8" W x 5 3/16" L

    GT-0116The R. J. Series of Popular Puzzles. The See-Saw Puzzle ~ Get the Three Balls on the Holes, made by R. Journer, London, England. (Instructions on the see-saw). English, Early 1900's.

Size: 1 1/4" H x 2 5/16" W x 5 1/2" L

 GT-0118Architectural "toy" building blocks; Richter's Anchor Blocks No. 10A; of tone in three colors also known as Stone Building Boxes. Manufactured by E. AD. Richter & Co. London. In original box with brass edging. (Some chips & breaks). Late 19th Century.

Size: 1 3/4" H x 9" W x 12 3/4" L

 GT-0126Erzgebirge carved and painted miniature farm animals. German c. 1900.

Size: Various miniature sizes

     GT-0134Painted toy tin model automobile with tin driver. American, Early 1900's.

Size: 7 1/4" H x 13" L x 3 1/2" D

  GT-0139Carved & painted 30 small wooden toy soldiers. English c. 1900.

Size: 2" H

 GT-0152Tumbling Toy Ladder. The ladder is with two painted whimsical "acrobat" figures (in old paint) that when place at the top of the ladder tumble head-over-heels down the ladder.  Late 19th Century.

Size:  23" H

   GT-0165The Pupils Own Set. Comprising of 16 models & Figures for the use of students in practical plane & solid Geometry. "Geometrical Drill" (The cone, spear, cylinder & straight line are missing). English, Late 19th Century.

Box Size: 2" H x 6" L x 4 1/4" D, Blocks-various

   GT-0172Octagonal inlaid (bone) game board. English c. 1860.

Size:  7 3/4" D

    GT-0179A "Roto" game where you score by using the spin top to drive the wooden balls into the scoring holes. Dutch, Early 20th Century.

Size:  9 1/4" D

    GT-0181Set of five hand carved and colorful painted Skittles.  American, Early 1900's.

Size:  9 1/2" H each

 GT-0183Carved turned wood chest set. English c. 1900.

Size: 3" H x 7 1/4" L x 3 3/4" D (box)

   GT-0184Wooden painted checkers gamer board. c. 1900.

Size: 16" H x 14" W

 GT-0186Russian Parlor Bagatelle Lithograph Game Board.

Size: 23 11/16" H x 12 5/8" W x 1 1/4" D

     GT-0189George Washington doll. American, Early 1900's.

Size:  20" H

   GT-0192Carved & painted folksy Noah's Ark with 12 animals. American c. 1900's.

Size: 11" H x 20" L x 6 3/4" D (boat only)

 GT-0194American painted cast iron pig bank "Thrifty". The Wise Pig / Save a penny yesterday / Another save today / Tomorrow save another / To keep the wolf away. Early 1900's.

Size: 6 1/2" H

  GT-0195Cast iron painted spotted sitting piggy bank. American, Early 1900's.

Size: 2 3/4" H x 4 1/2" L

  GT-0196Cast iron painted standing piggy bank. American, Early 1900's.

Size: 2" H x 4 1/2" L

     GT-0197A wooden turned & painted spin-top toy; nice surface. American, Late 19th Century.

Size: 5" H

    GT-0198Whimsical and folksy Lithograph bowling game. American c. 1900.

Size: 9" H x 11 1/4" L x 8" D

    

Unusual black sailor target toy with name of ship on hat "La Torpille" chromo litho color stack on wood. Probably French. c1900.

Size: 15" H

  GT-0201

Early Roulette dial.  The board is carved & painted and the pointer arm is wrought iron. English, Mid-19th Century

 

Size: 11 1/4" H x 11 1/4" L

  
  GT-0203Carved horse toy tricycle with great iron  works. English c, 1860.

Size: 27 1/2" H x 33" L

  
   GT-0205Figural skittles with painted faces mounted on a board. American, Early 1900's.

Size: Approx 4 1/2" H (ea) 14 1/2" L (base)

    GT-02069 top hat carved & painted decorated soldier skittles on a wooden circular base with playing ball. American, Late 19th Century.

Size:  Center Skittle - 8" H, Individual Skittles - 4 1/4" H, Base - 10 3/4" D

 GT-0208Carved and painted Limberjack toy / jigger. Late 19th Century.

Size: 11" H

  GT-0209Painted Papier-mâché rabbit candy container. German c. 1900.

Size: 8" H

  Set of 3 Erzgebirge carved & painted soldiers. German c. 1860.

Size: 2 soldiers w/guns 7" H, 1 soldier w/drum 6" H

 GT-0220Christening / Baby Gift cardboard & paper toy box. Pull-tab reveals baby doll & "I gratulate you" pop-out. English c. 1900.

Size: 5 1/4" H x 3" W x 1 1/4" D

  GT-0218Parlor baseball game board. On the back, is a checker game. (Includes replaced player pegs and dice). Dated 1903. American.

Size: 12 3/8" H x 14 7/8" W

   GT-0219Rare American sand toy of a dancing black lady figure with a sache. c. 1900.

Size: 6" H x 4" W x 2 1/8" D

   Child’s game in a tin box ~ Puzzle - "Ten Little Nigger Boys". c. 1900.

Size: 3 3/4" D

 GT-0222Charming folky painted doll house cupboard with the use of spools, picture frame, etc. & notice the lace painted windows. The house name, "Swiss Cottage". English c. 1870.

Size: 28" H x 10' W x 9 1/2' D

  GT-0223Painted target / toss game board with strong colors & design.  The circles are graduated toward the center pole.  Early 1900's.

Size: 18 3/4" H x 18 3/4" W

    Unusual round wooden game board with colorful numbered metal insert and sturdy back. English c. 1890.

Size: 13 1/4" H x 24" L x 4 1/2" D

 Fine quality carved wooden & painted in dapple grey twin pull-toy horses. Swedish c. 1880.

Size: 12" H x 13 1/2" L x 4 1/2" D

  GT-0227Rare Schoenhut's indoor golf set.

Please note: Not all the accessories are pictured but are listed below.

This set consist of ...

1-Tommy Green Manikin, 1-Sisie Lofter Manikin,
1-square putting green, 1-round putting green, 1-oval putting green, 4-sand boxes, 7-teeing grounds, 2-plain bunkers, 3-left sand traps, 3-right sand traps, 1-mounded bunker, 2-water hazards, 1-pack of score cards, 8-boundary signs + stakes, 2-golf balls, 1-miniature woven basket and 1-brown paper bag labeled -Schoenhut Golf Game, 4 miniature golf balls. American, Early 1900's.

Size:  Various

  Unusual pull toy horse with wheels on his hoofs / legs. Carved & painted speckled with leather saddle, bridle, etc. German, 19th  Century.

Size: 7 1/2" H x 7 1/2" L x 3 1/2" D

   GT-0232Pair of rare papier-mâché pull-toy cows with bells.Tyrolean c. 1880.

Size: 8 1/2" H x 9 5/8" L

   GT-0233African-American dressed rag doll on later stand.  Early 20th Century.

Size: 11" H

 GT-0236Carved & painted with lithographed paper on wood. "Empire State Express" toy train (engine & tender). American, Mid-20th Century.

Size:  7" H x 22" L

     GT-0238This uneven naive checkerboard in bright red and black creates an optic illusion like modern art does. American, 19th Century.

Size: 16" H x 15 1/4" W

     Unusual game board (Parchessi) with great white borders & worn surface. American, Late 19th Century.

Size: 19 1/2" h x 25' W

    Doubled-signed polychrome "Wheel of Chance" game board complete with metal pegs.  American, Late 19th Century.

Size: 20" D

 GT-0240Marx "Bear It" Traffic Cop wind-up toy.  American.

Size: 7" H x 8" L

  

Interesting painted game board with numbers and two bulls.  Late 19th Century.

Size: 36 1/2" H x 24 1/2" W x 1" D

   GT-0244

Bone Domino Game lodged inside an exquisitely carved Dutch shoe form also inlaid with hearts and star.  English, Mid-19th Century.

Size: 2 5/16" H x 10 1/2" L x 2 3/16" D

  
   GT-0246Child's Mobile Alphabet spelling game in a wooden box with painted metal letters.  French c. 1900.

Size: 2" H x 23" L x 7 5/8" D

  GT-0247Carved and painted folksy & naive wooden horse pull toy. American, Early 1900.

Size: 9 1/2" H x 8 1/2" L x 5 1/2" W

    GT-0248Painted black & white wood checker / game board; double-sided. Early 20th Century.

Size: 19" H x 15" W

    GT-0249Painted blue & white wood checker / game board. American, Early 20th Century.

Size: 26" H x 17" W

    GT-0252English "bingo callers" board. c. 1900.

Size: 15" H x 15" W

   GT-0253Round game board carved & painted with clock face, indentations to house large round stone marbles. c. 1900's.

Size: 10 5/8" D

    GT-0254Interesting painted game board with decoupage. American, Mid-Century.

Size: 21" H x 17 3/4" W

    GT-0257Two-sided tin-lined game board. American, Mid-Century.

Size: 24" H x 24" W

     GT-0258Carnival game wheel. American c. 1920.

Size: 25" D

    GT-0260Carved & painted horse racing game. American, 1930's.
    GT-0262Polychrome decorated Parcheesi game board. American c. 1900. Size: 17" H x 16 1/2" W
   GT-0264A game board with original backgammon and checkers on front (condition as-is, lock missing). American, Late 19th Century.

Size: 18 3/4" H x 9 1/2" W x 3 3/4" D

  GT-0266Wonderfully mechanical carved & painted with some metal, marching drummer boy (on a later stand) in working order. American, 1930's. Size: 19 1/2" H
     PO-0033Miniature Erzgebirge painted wooden wedding scene party. German, Late 19th Century.

Size: Avg. 1 1/2" - 2" H

    
    PO-0093Painted circular round checker board (table top). American c. 1850.

Size: 20 1/2" D

   PO-0105Painted wood fairground / figure ~ "Aunt Sally". Much of the history of Aunt Sally is lost in antiquity but overall, the players would toss batons known as sticks at the wooden figural dolly sitting on a pole (usually dressed-up as a maid or aunt) hoping to dislodge the largest twig or object placed in inserts (holes) in the facial area to win the game / prize. English c. 1870.

NOTE:  This object is being sold together with an "Aunt Sally" mug (item #:CP-1227).

Size: 57" H

   PR-0122Botanical print. "The Madonna Lilly". The center flower folds out to display the different layers of the plant. For natural study.  English c. 1880.

Size:  10 1/2" H x 7 3/4" W

   PR-0123Botanical print. "The Wallflower". The center flower folds out to display the different layers of the plant. For Nature-Study and Object-Lessons. English c. 1880.

Size:  10 1/2" H x 7 3/4" W

 PR-0224Ephemera theatrical accordion / paper tunnel telescopic.  View of the Great Exhibition 1851. English.

Size: 6" H x 7" W (front page) 

  PR-0273Mid-19th Century unusual work by Eliza Osborn of cut paper flowers. English c. 1850. Professionally framed. Sold together.

Size: 8 1/2" H x 7" W

 
 PR-0289Set of 8 professionally framed leafed plants. English c. 1860-90.

Size: 12" H x 9" W

 
        

 

 

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