Tin lithograph elephant and rider windup toy "Jumbo" - I want one! . . . Jumbo rarely has a rider. . . this one's AWESOME!

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Chein Hercules Wind-Up Ferris Wheel. 17" tall x 10.5" wide x 5" deep. One of my favorite vintage tin toys. May 2012

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For images like this and more stop by the NYPL Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection http://www.nypl.org/locations/tid/45/node/63128

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Vintage Tin Toys are like Gold to collectors on eBay, if your at a yard sale don't be foolish & pass up a Tin Toy, you could make a profit of $100 - $1000, & cost to buy is usually close to nothing.

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Berliet double-decker tin bus from the workshop of Parisian artisan Pinard, $10,270

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