Marx ca. 1960’s Lithographed Tin “Automatic Arcade Shooting Gallery” with Box for Sale
Marx ca. 1960’s Lithographed Tin “Automatic Arcade Shooting Gallery” with Box
We have for you an ca. 1960’s tin, lithographed “Automatic Arcade Shooting Gallery” with professionally restored box manufactured by the Louis Marx & Company of New York City, New York.
This is a desirable and difficult to find tin lithographed “Automatic Arcade Shooting Gallery” with resetting “Knock Over” targets. It comes in a box that has been professionally restored and wrapped in cellophane to prevent deterioration. We tested it and found it to be working. There is some spidering on the plastic. It comes with one steel ball.
Our example of this Marx “Automatic Arcade Shooting Gallery” is in great all original condition with no breaks, restorations (other than the box), 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. It is approximately 19” L x 7 ¼” W. We invite you to view the photos to further determine quality and condition.
A brief history of Louis Marx & Company of New York City, New York:
Louis Marx and Company was an American toy manufacturer in business from about 1919 to 1980 founded in New York City by Louis & David Marx. Its products were often imprinted with the slogan, “One of the many Marx toys, have you all of them?” Arguably, Marx was the most well-known toy companies through the late mid-20th century. Best known for their lithographed tin windup toys Marx was also one of the big four among American electric train manufacturers. An interesting fact is that Marx also successfully revived the Yo-Yo in 1928; it sold well even through the Depression.
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|Dimensions||24 × 24 × 12 in|