Lot 4
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Collection of Six Lithographed Tinplate Boats Early 20th century

Estimate
2,000 - 3,000 USD
Sold
4,062 USD
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Description

  • tin, paint
Led by an Oro ocean liner with battery-operated lights and crested wave decoration on hull, an Oro battleship, and an Oro sidewheeler. Together with a Reil gunboat, a Kellermann sidewheeler, and a Ferrygo pull string toy. All but the ferry are fitted with keywind mechanisms.



 



Lengths range from 8 ½ to 12 inches

Literature

Crested wave ocean liner is featured in The Forbes Collection Toy Boats, by Richard Scholl, p. 14
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