Champion Hardware Co. Blue Cast Iron “Champion Express” Wagon Toy for Sale
Champion Hardware Co. Blue Cast Iron “Champion Express” Wagon Toy
This blue cast iron “Champion Express” wagon was manufactured by Champion Hardware Co. of Geneva, Ohio.
The white rubber tires are still intact in great condition, but as per usual with toys of this age they have petrified, warped and/or cracked.
This Champion “Champion Express” cast iron wagon is in great all original condition with no breaks, restorations, repairs, or touch ups. This piece shows the usual patina, fading, dust, chips, scuffs, surface rust, scratches, and wear that are to be expected from age and play. This is approximately 7 ¾” L. We invite you to view the photos to further determine quality and condition.
A brief history of Champion Hardware Co. of Geneva, Ohio:
Champion Hardware Company was founded in 1883 in Geneva, Ohio by John and Ezra Hasenpflug. The company ran until 1954, but only produced toys from 1930 to 1936.
Champion Hardware specialized in cast iron transportation toys, banks and cap pistols. They also made cast iron parts for other leading toy manufacturers. (Thanks to Mark Schupska for information provided.)
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|Dimensions||12 × 9 × 9 in|