Interesting Collection of Americana with Lead Soldiers 
Lot Number 685
 
Quantity: Bid Starts: 03/17/2008 10:00:00 
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Description

Presented is an interesting montage of Americana including a hand-carved pipe, vintage marbles and lead toys. Highlights of the collection are (56) Barclay, Manoil and Grey iron figurines with half of them reproductions (EX to NM) and the originals in generally (GD/VG) condition, 1940s Chicago Bears 23 felt pennant (VG, damaged tip), (31) vintages marbles including slags, clays, swirls and corkscrews (mostly off-grade), an aluminum dime-store bank (VG-EX), an early 1900s cast iron Charm salesman sample stove (with 3 burner covers and frying pan, EX), an antique 11 brass reveille bugle (VG), 4 Victorian crystal lady powder dish with inlayed mirror and a 19th century deer antler pipe with hickory shaft. The pipe has a hand-carved image of a hunting dog and a date of 1806 (VG). For a more thorough listing of items in this collection, please visit our website.

Also included are (3) Big Little Books including 1938 Barney Baxter in the Air (VG), 1940 War (VG) and 1944 Flying Fortress (VG), (3) political pins including FDR, Landon and the USO (all VG-EX), Wilson tennis ball ice tea tallboy glasses (in original box, NM), WWI era US Army hat and ammunition belt, 1970 German army cap, 1880 Elementary Grammar schoolbook, 1890 Swiss Family Robinson book (GD, People's Edition). 
 
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