Vintage J Chein Tin Wind Up Cat Wooden Wheels WORKS
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RARE TIN CLOCKWORK CAT CHASING BUTTERFLY ANIMAL TOY W. GERMANY 1950s NMIB Rare windup operated tin cat chasing butterfly, made by Kohler Western Germany 1950s, includes complete original box. The cat has plastic feet and tail, the rest is tin. Opening bid asked $350. Click to see face photo.
Kohler GnK Rollover Cat Windup Mint in Box from Germany - sometimes the boxes are as good - or maybe even better - than the toy. Look at these great graphics!Rare Tin Gunthermann Felix Carousel Wind-Up Toy. This is the rarest comic character toy ever made. Depicts Felix the Cat riding an automobile and zeppelin that are attached to the carousel. There is also a figure of Felix that cranks the carousel once the toy is wound.Comic character fans will have their pick of great toys by Marx and other quality brands, but Sage predicts all eyes will be on Lot 380, a near-apocryphal Gunthermann (German) tin wind-up Felix Carousel toy. An absolute charmer, it features characters riding automobiles and zeppelins on the carousel while a three-dimensional Felix figure turns the crank to “activate” the toy. Felix images also adorn the circumference of the metal canopy around the top of the carousel so that, when the toy is in motion, it renders an illusion of the famous cartoon cat running.Vintage Working Rollover Cat. Tin Wind up Toy. Made in U.S. Zone Germany. Very nice paint. Nice pointy tail. Rolls over nicely. Nice collectible toy. Ebay Seller Goldy1231930's Sandy Tin Litho Wind-Up Toy. This toy is marked "Sandy" around neck area and is holding suitcase marked "Orphan Annie". Suitcase is a replacement. Includes original box marked "Orphan Annie's Dog Licensed by Famous Artist Syndicate Harold Gray". Box is complete and has nice depictions of dog on both sides.Rare Tin Gunthermann Felix Carousel Wind-Up Toy. This is the rarest comic character toy ever made. Depicts Felix the Cat riding an automobile and zeppelin that are attached to the carousel. There is also a figure of Felix that cranks the carousel once the toy is wound.The black celluloid Halloween cat is in nice condition excepting two problems. Where the wind up mechanism was installed there is some breakage (see picture) and the mechanism rattles around in the cat. However, strangely enough he does work tho all he does is giggle around. He is marked 'MADE IN JAPAN' on the back of his neck. There is a bit of black rubbed off on the left side of his mouth. (see picture) He is four inches tall from tip of ear to foot. Wind up Halloween celluloid are rare so he is really quite a good pc.Our clever Puss in Boots quickly walks around swinging his red bag. This tricker cat wears a red hat, plaid suit, tie, and large boots just like in the original French Fairy Tale. Wind up Puss in Boots and he will scurry around with happy abandon. A very unique tin toy for your collection.