Gibbs Mfg. Co. Tin Lithographed Racing Horses Pull Toy for Sale
Gibbs Mfg. Co. Tin Lithographed Racing Horses Pull Toy
This tin lithographed pull toy with racing horses and jockeys is unmarked but was most likely manufactured by Gibbs Mfg. Co. of Canton, Ohio. There is a possibility that they even used Chein patterns to make this toy.
When pulled or pushed forward the racehorses move up and down in a perpetual race against each other.
This piece is in very good all original condition with no breaks, restorations, repairs, or touch-ups. This piece shows the usual patina, fading, dust, chips, scuffs, surface rust, dents, scratches, missing accessories, and wear that are to be expected from age and play. This is approximately 25” L with each car measuring approximately 7 ½” L. We invite you to view the photos to further determine quality and condition.
A brief history of Gibbs Manufacturing Co. of Canton, Ohio:
Date Founded: 1884 to date
Founder: Lewis E. Gibbs
Specialty: Originally manufactured plows. Added toys in 1886. Mechanical spinning tops, wagons, and lithographed paper-on-wood, metal, and advertising toys.
1 in stock
|Dimensions||12 × 9 × 9 in|