Beautiful tin and steel toy for you to use for parts or restoration and add to your collection. A delightful and durable toy looking for a home with you who would like to make a project from this. You will have fun with this as a project. Shows some signs of age.Includes original paint and lithos, has cart, man, ostrich, string, and flywheel. See more of our closeup photos. Tin, lithos and paint in very good condition for its age, with a few marks. Early EPL 170 with German, English and American patents. Great graphics including "Africa" and a drawing of postal envelope on both sides. Ostrich is tan (some call it yellow) with brown legs. Cart is metallic red with black printing. Ernst Paul Lehmann Patenwerks, Brandenburg, Germany manufactured these models from 1889 - 1918.
This is an early and rare version. Approximately 7" inches long and about 5" inches at tallest by 2 7/8 inches at widest. Weighs about 3.7 o z. We are pleased that so many of our customers are international eBayers.
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