If you search online you will find several different examples of Ferdinand Strauss, Tip Top, Tin Windup Toys depicting a porter pushing several different carts. The paint on the example we are listing tonight is so good I was suspicious, but I guarantee this black porter retains its original first paint. Measuring 6 ¼" long by 5 5/8" tall this early 20.Century, American Tin Windup Toy is in very good working condition. There is some light wear, but overall this antique Black Americana Tin Toy is in very good condition with no restorations. We also list quality antiques, art, & collectibles every day and you never know what you might find listed without any reserve. We promise to list only the very best antiques and collectibles, and we also promise to describe every flaw and detail. Please read all of the information down below so that you understand exactly how we do business. We also assure you that we properly and professionally pack every item as well as fully insure each package. This dispute will be closed within 4 days after being opened and the item will be re-listed. Thank you for your interest in our auctions!
The item "Antique Strauss Tip Top Key Wind Tin Toy, Black Man Porter, NR" is in sale since Thursday, May 19, 2016. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Black Americana\Figures & Sculptures". The seller is "wwolst12" and is located in Cumberland, Rhode Island. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, to all countries in Europe, to all countries in continental Asia, to Australia.