Santa's Sleigh Full of Toys
Santa and Sleigh
This unusual German Santa is from the early part of the 20th century. He is holding a sack and a feather tree branch in his hands. His pants, coat and hat are made from a paper type material. The coat, hat and boots are trimmed in white. He has a composition face with great details and a rabbit fur beard. He measures 6 inches high. (Some light wear to the back of the pants.)
Santa’s white wooden sleigh measures 16 inches long, by 5 ½ inches high and is 4 inches wide. It has split branch side construction on both sides and is possibly American. Made during the early part of the 20th century.
Group of Toys
Night Before Christmas Book
Holiday House book, NYC from the 1930’s. Printed by Wm E. Rudge’s Sons. Ilse Bischoff did the colored wood cut. Unusual split hinged binding and thick paper boards for the cover and back. Decorated with Christmas stockings, it measures 3 ¾ inches wide by 5 inches long.
Dresden Ball Candy Container
This German ball candy container is in red, white and blue. It measures 1 1/2 inches in circumference. Made during the early part of the 20th century and in good condition (with some staining due to age and handling).
This Santa and sleigh “Putz” toy measures 4 inches long and is marked Germany on the bottom. He has a blue decorated sleigh and the sleigh is pulled by 2 animals. From the early part of the 20th century.
Miniature German Noah’s Ark
This wooden Noah’s ark with Noah and a bird measures 2 ½ inches by 1 ½ inches high. It has metal wheels and is from the Erzgebirge Germany area. In very good condition.
Toy Soldiers and Drum
2 Erzgebirge Germany Men
These two Putz men toys are from Germany. One is in red and one in blue and both are in good condition. They each measure 2 ¼ inches high. Made during the early part of the 20th century.
Price: $33 for the pair
Dresden Drum Candy Container
This German Dresden drum candy container measures 2 ¾ inches in diameter and 1 1/2icnhes high. It is in good condition and marked Germany on the inside of the drum. Made in the early part of the20thcentury.
German Erzgebirge Toy
This toy is from Erzgebirge Germany, a town renowned for its nutcrackers, smokers and many miniature toys. The man on a horse measure 2 inches wide by 2 ½ inch high and is in very good condition. Made in the early part of the 20th century.
Marked “Made in Germany” this tin horn still retain its red and blue decoration on a muted gold surface. It measure 5 inches long and still works. In good condition and from the early part of the 20th century.
This metal deer is 4 inches long by 5 inches high. It is in great condition and from the early part of the 20th century. Marked Germany on the bottom.
Miniature Teddy Bear
This cute 3 inch Teddy bear sport a red, white and blue ribbon around his neck. He has jointed arms and legs and glass eyes. He is in good condition. Price: $48