Marx Tin Lithographed No. 196 “Newlyweds Room Assortment” Set of 4 Miniature Rooms for Sale
Marx Tin Lithographed “Newlyweds Room Assortment” Set of 4 Miniature Rooms
We have for you these ca. 1930’s tin lithographed set of 4 miniature rooms that were manufactured by Louis Marx & Company of New York City, New York.
- No. 190 Kitchen
- No. 192 Bath (toilet, sink missing a leg, tub)
- No. 193 Parlor
- No. 195 Library
- 16 pieces of various furniture
These pieces fair to good all original condition with no breaks, restorations, repairs, or touch-ups. These pieces show the usual patina, fading, dust, chips, scuffs, surface rust, scratches, missing accessories, and wear that is to be expected from age and play. These are all approximately 5 ¼” L x 2 ½” W x 3 ¼” H. 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 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. 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||12 × 12 × 12 in|