Marx Pressed Steel and Tin Lithographed Coal/Coke Dump Truck for Sale
Marx Pressed Steel and Tin Lithographed Coal/Coke Dump Truck
We have for you this pressed steel with tin lithographed bed coal/coke dump truck that was manufactured by Louis Marx & Company of New York City, New York.
This has a dump bed that can be raised and lowered, and disc wheels.
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, scratches, missing accessories, and wear that are to be expected from age and play. This is approximately 12 ½” L 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:
1919 – 1979
Founder: Louis Marx
Specialty: 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 company 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. Interestingly, Marx also successfully revived the Yo-Yo in 1928; it sold well even through the Depression.
|Dimensions||15 × 8 × 8 in|