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Vintage Wind Up

Vintage European Wind-Up Duck Toy
Located in New York, NY
Super cute vintage wind-up toy either from Germany or Switzerland with a great aged patina. Signed on the bottom, either Made in Bern or Made in Germany but last three letters are mi...
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1940s German Vintage Wind Up

Materials

Metal, Tin

  • Vintage European Wind-Up Duck Toy
  • Vintage European Wind-Up Duck Toy
  • Vintage European Wind-Up Duck Toy
  • Vintage European Wind-Up Duck Toy
H 5.70 in. W 8.60 in. D 3 in.
English Modernist Wind Up Clock
Located in Devon, England
Very attractive modernist English wind up movement clock. Brass chapter ring and a silvered dial makes the back drop to the gold tone metal chapter ring and numerals. The whole clock...
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Mid-20th Century English Mid-Century Modern Vintage Wind Up

Materials

Metal

  • English Modernist Wind Up Clock
  • Vintage English Modernist Wind Up Clock
  • English Modernist Wind Up Clock
  • Vintage English Modernist Wind Up Clock
H 7.49 in. Dm 5.91 in.
Wooden Wind-Up Double Decker Bus
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Charming painted wooden wind-up patinated white / red double-decker bus. Raw wood peeks through the original paint to make for a pleasing texture and patina. A compliment to bookshel...
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20th Century Folk Art Vintage Wind Up

Materials

Wood

  • Wooden Wind-Up Double Decker Bus
  • Vintage Wooden Wind-Up Double Decker Bus
  • Wooden Wind-Up Double Decker Bus
  • Vintage Wooden Wind-Up Double Decker Bus
H 5.5 in. W 9 in. D 3 in.
Vintage Toy, Wind Up Motorcyclist
Located in Roma, IT
This Wind up Motorcyclist is a working toy of unknown production, multi-color rider on a green motorcycle. Made up in painted tin and plastic. No original key. Good conditions. ...
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Mid-20th Century European Vintage Wind Up

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Metal

  • Vintage Toy, Wind Up Motorcyclist
  • Vintage Toy, Wind Up Motorcyclist
  • Vintage Toy, Wind Up Motorcyclist
  • Vintage Toy, Wind Up Motorcyclist
H 8.08 in. W 7.49 in. D 3.55 in.
'Rajputana' Tin & Celluloid Wind Up Japanese Toy
Located in Hamilton, Ontario
Vintage Japanese tin and celluloid wind up toy. When you wind this toy the top spins around while the babies on the back move from side to side and the elephants head also wiggles.
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20th Century Japanese Vintage Wind Up

Materials

Tin

Original Vintage Toy, Wind Up Toucan, Late 20th Century
Located in Roma, IT
This wind up Toucan is a vintage mechanical toy. Vintage wind up mechanical toy representing a multi-color jumping toucan. Made in Gemany by Lehmann between 1968 and 1977. Mode...
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Late 20th Century French Vintage Wind Up

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Metal

Clock Man, Wind-Up Clock with Key, Spelter, Hand-Painted
Located in Verviers, BE
Clock Man - Wind-up clock with key - Spelter, hand-painted We prefer to sell our items in 'uncleaned' condition so that the new owner still has the choice to remove the patina (si...
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1930s French Vintage Wind Up

Materials

Spelter

Vintage Wind-Up Tin Toy Motorcycle with Co-Driver and Key
Located in Schagen, NL
Vintage Wind-up Tin Toy Motorcycle with Co-driver and key. The piece comes from ca. the 1950s and remains in good condition for it’s age. Normal wear. Number: 605.
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1950s Industrial Vintage Wind Up

Materials

Tin

Vintage Toy, Wind Up Toy Musical Carousel, 1950s
Located in Roma, IT
This vintage wind up toy musical carousel is a mechanical toy representing a beautiful carousel with moving horses. Made up in hand painted wood. Carillon perfectly working. Pro...
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Mid-20th Century European Vintage Wind Up

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Metal

  • Vintage Toy, Wind Up Toy Musical Carousel, 1950s
  • Vintage Toy, Wind Up Toy Musical Carousel, 1950s
  • Vintage Toy, Wind Up Toy Musical Carousel, 1950s
  • Vintage Toy, Wind Up Toy Musical Carousel, 1950s
H 7.29 in. W 4.34 in. D 4.34 in.
Vintage Wind Up Toy Car, Schuco Studio 1050 Car
Located in Roma, IT
This Wind up Schuco Studio 1050 car is an original vintage mechanical toy. Made in U.S. Germany after WWII, model Studio 1050, patent n. 214446. Reproducing Mercedes Grand Prix...
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Mid-20th Century German Vintage Wind Up

Materials

Metal

  • Vintage Wind Up Toy Car, Schuco Studio 1050 Car
  • Vintage Wind Up Toy Car, Schuco Studio 1050 Car
  • Vintage Wind Up Toy Car, Schuco Studio 1050 Car
  • Vintage Wind Up Toy Car, Schuco Studio 1050 Car
H 2.56 in. W 5.91 in. D 3.35 in.
Vintage Toy, Wind up Clown on Cart and Donkey, 1960s
Located in Roma, IT
This wind up clown on cart and donkey is a vintage wind up toy representing a multicolor clown in a cart and a donkey. Made in tin, made in Ussr. Probably produced in the 1960s. ...
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Mid-20th Century Russian Vintage Wind Up

Materials

Metal

Vintage Wind Up Small Car Toy, Made in Germany, 1950s
Located in Roma, IT
This wind up small car is a mechanical vintage toy. Very small nice car beautifully detailed and with his perfectly working clockwork. Made in Germany. Unknown manufacturer and...
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Mid-20th Century German Vintage Wind Up

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Metal

Vintage Toy, Wind up Drummer Panda, Made in China, 1970s
Located in Roma, IT
This wind up drummer panda is a vintage toy. Vintage toy representing a panda playing the drum. Made in China in 1970s. The original clockwork works very well, the paint is ...
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Mid-20th Century Chinese Vintage Wind Up

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Metal

Vintage Wind-Up Toy, Circa 1950 "Smiling Boy Polishing Boots" Rare
Located in Incline Village, NV
This is a very rare toy that I have not seen an example of before, and judging by it's action and appearance, I would venture to say it is post war, probably made in Japan for the Am...
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1950s Japanese Folk Art Vintage Wind Up

Materials

Composition, Tin

1970s 14Carat Gold Christian Dior by Bulova Wrist Wind Up Watch
By Christian Dior
Located in London, GB
FREE UK and WORLDWIDE DELIVERY 14K gold plated Dior by Bulova wrist wind up watch, fully working, green and white face, original black leather strap Condition: Early 1970s, gold me...
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1970s French Vintage Wind Up

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14k Gold, Gold Plate

Vintage Toy, Marx Toys Wind Up Chariot and Horses, Mid-20th Century
By Marx Toy Co.
Located in Roma, IT
This Marx Toys Wind up Chariot and Horses is a vintage mechanical toy representing a red chariot dragged by two painted tin horses. Original key not included. Made by the famous ...
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Mid-20th Century American Vintage Wind Up

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Metal

1960s Italy Ritz Pink Art Deco Wind-Up Alarm Table Clock in Lucite and Brass
By RITZ
Located in National City, CA
Art Deco fabulous pink vintage table clock by RITZ made in ITALY 1960s Mechanical Wind-up Alarm Desk Clock Colors of Pink Salmon, White, Black, & Gold in Brass and Lucite Plexiglas...
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1960s Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Wind Up

Materials

Brass

Antique Tin Wind Up Railroad Car Toy, Mutt & Jeff
Located in Petaluma, CA
This cute little toy was made at the height of the character collectible toys, the 1930's. Lithographed on tin are the images of the famous comic strip characters, Mutt & Jeff. Just...
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1930s American Other Vintage Wind Up

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Tin

Wind-Up Toy "KnockoutChamps" with Original Box, circa 1930
By Louis Marx and Company
Located in Incline Village, NV
"Knockout Champs" was manufactured by Louis Marx & Co. in New York, circa 1930. The toy is made of lithographed tin, the boxers are hand-painted celluloid, and the rope around the ri...
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20th Century American Folk Art Vintage Wind Up

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Tin

Mechanical Working Music Box Charm Vintage 14k Yellow Gold Wind Up Jewelry Note
Located in Torrance, CA
Finely detailed vintage mechanical music box charm crafted in 14k yellow gold (circa 1950s to 1960s). The distinct gemstone set music box charm features a florentine finish with a...
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Mid-20th Century Unknown Modern Vintage Wind Up

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Emerald, Pearl, Ruby, Sapphire, Blue Sapphire, 14k Gold, Yellow Gold

Reed & Barton Sterling Silver Plated "Lady Bug" Musical Wind-Up
By Reed & Barton
Located in New York, NY
Reed & Barton wonderfully large sterling silver plated "Lady Bug" accented with hammered detailing as well as etching throughout. The "self-wind" music...
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1970s American Artisan Vintage Wind Up

Wind Up Musical Toy 'Zilotone', Clown Playing Xylophone, Wolverine Co. 1930's
By Wolverine Suppy and MFG. CO
Located in Petaluma, CA
This wonderful musical toy was designed to bring a smile to the owner's face. Wind it up with the crank on the side (love the sound the crank makes), pull the lever out from behind t...
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1930s American Art Deco Vintage Wind Up

Materials

Metal, Tin

Midcentury Space Ship Era Wind Up Wall Clock 1960s Made in USSR
Located in Rockaway, NJ
Vintage Space Age era heavy case with lock wall clock, circa 1960s-1970s made in USSR.
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20th Century European Mid-Century Modern Vintage Wind Up

Materials

Steel

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Vintage Schuco Wind Up Toy, Dancing German Couple, circa 1930
Located in Lugano, Ticino
Vintage Schuco wind up toy - dancing German couple, circa 1930 Made in Germany.
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20th Century German Vintage Wind Up

Vintage Schuco Wind Up Toy - Dancing German Couple, circa 1930
Located in Lugano, Ticino
Vintage Schuco Wind Up Toy - Dancing German Couple, circa 1930 Made in Germany
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20th Century German Vintage Wind Up

Functional Wind-Up Monkey Toy, U.S. Zone, circa 1950
Located in Lugano, Ticino
Functional and colored wind-up monkey toy, made U.S. ZONE, Germany, circa 1950. Material: Tin and plastic.
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1950s German Vintage Wind Up

Ladies Beautiful Omega Century 18 Karat Yellow Gold Watch Manual Wind Up
By Omega
Located in Little Neck, NY
Ladies Beautidul Omega Century 18k Yellow Gold Watch Manual Wind Up
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20th Century American Vintage Wind Up

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18k Gold

Wolverine Zilotone No. 48 Wind Up Musical Toy, circa 1930s
Located in Lugano, Ticino
Rare vintage 1930s No. 48 Zilotone Windup tin toy made by Wolverine Supply & Mfg. Company, Pittsburgh, PA, circa 1930s; pressed steel and tin toy. Great example to add to your vint...
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1930s American Vintage Wind Up

1950s Smiling Sam Carnival Man Clown Wind Up Japan Tin Toy
Located in Orange, CA
For your consideration we have a vintage Litho Tin Toy - Smiling Sam the carnival man clown wind up mechanical toy bobble head.
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1950s Japanese Vintage Wind Up

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Tin

Schuco Tin Wind Up Young Man Drinking from German Bisque Stein, circa 1930
Located in Lugano, Ticino
Schuco tin wind up young man drinking from German bisque stein, circa 1930 Made in Germany, pre-war period.
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20th Century German Vintage Wind Up

1940s Wrought Iron Junghans Wind Up Wall Clock, Zodiac Themed
By Junghans Uhren GmbH
Located in Gent, BE
Gorgeous piece, full working condition. Clock key included.
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Mid-20th Century German Vintage Wind Up

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Wrought Iron

20th Century Up in the Wind Chrome Sculpture
Located in New York, NY
Gorgeous 20th century chrome sculpture in stone base. Base dimensions: 5" x 5" x 9.5" height. Total height: 37" Perfect conditions.  
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Late 20th Century Vintage Wind Up

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Stone, Metal

Early Tin Wind Up Toy
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This early wind up toy with original old surface. This toy works great.
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20th Century American Adirondack Vintage Wind Up

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Tin

  • Early Tin Wind Up Toy
  • Early Tin Wind Up Toy
  • Early Tin Wind Up Toy
  • Early Tin Wind Up Toy
H 5.25 in. W 8 in. D 2 in.
German-Made Wind Up Travel Clock
By Seth Thomas Clock Company
Located in New York, NY
German made wind up travel clock in deep red with gold accents. In working condition.
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1950s Vintage Wind Up

Materials

Brass

  • German-Made Wind Up Travel Clock
  • German-Made Wind Up Travel Clock
  • German-Made Wind Up Travel Clock
  • German-Made Wind Up Travel Clock
H 1 in. W 3 in. D 3 in.
Vintage Mechanical Hand-Painted Wind-Up Duck on Bike
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Vintage style mechanical tin metal wind-up duck on bike.In good working order This vintage style wind-up toy is made of beautify printed tin. Use the key to wind up the colorfully dr...
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Late 20th Century American Craftsman Vintage Wind Up

Materials

Metal

  • Vintage Mechanical Hand-Painted Wind-Up Duck on Bike
  • Vintage Mechanical Hand-Painted Wind-Up Duck on Bike
  • Vintage Mechanical Hand-Painted Wind-Up Duck on Bike
  • Vintage Mechanical Hand-Painted Wind-Up Duck on Bike
H 4.500 in. W 4.500 in. L 4.500 in.
Art Deco Bakelite and Chrome Wind-Up Alarm Clock
Located in Mexico City, MX
Elegant Art Deco alarm clock in black and orange bakelite with chrome case, hands and details. The black romboid dial shows chrome bars. The clock is mounted over an orange bakelite ...
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1950s American Art Deco Vintage Wind Up

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Chrome

Vintage Wind Up Car by Asahi Toy, 1950s
Located in Roma, IT
This is an original vintage wind up car by Asahi Toy. Vintage wind up mechanical toy car. Made in Japan by Asahi Toy in 1950s. Model special mercury 21. When in operation, d...
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Mid-20th Century Japanese Vintage Wind Up

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Metal

  • Vintage Wind Up Car by Asahi Toy, 1950s
  • Vintage Wind Up Car by Asahi Toy, 1950s
  • Vintage Wind Up Car by Asahi Toy, 1950s
  • Vintage Wind Up Car by Asahi Toy, 1950s
H 3.35 in. W 7.49 in. L 3.35 in.
Minnie Mouse Tin Toy, Linemar Lithographed Wind-Up with Original Box
Located in Hamilton, Ontario
Linemar Tin wind-up Minnie Mouse toy with original box. Seated in her yellow and blue rocking chair, Minnie swings back and fourth when wound, all the while appearing to be knitting...
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1950s Japanese Vintage Wind Up

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Tin

French Art Deco Wind-Up Desk Clock
Located in Dallas, TX
Fabulous rosewood and ivory clock perfect for desk or vanity table. In good working condition.
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1930s French Vintage Wind Up

  • French Art Deco Wind-Up Desk Clock
  • French Art Deco Wind-Up Desk Clock
  • French Art Deco Wind-Up Desk Clock
  • French Art Deco Wind-Up Desk Clock
H 5.5 in. W 10.25 in. D 2.25 in.
English Wind Up Art Deco Figural Clock
Located in Devon, England
Very attractive 1930s Art Deco English figural clock depicting a young suited lady sat on stepped wall. Very distinctive looking clock, a fabulous timepiece for any setting or room. ...
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Mid-20th Century English Art Deco Vintage Wind Up

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Chrome

  • English Wind Up Art Deco Figural Clock
  • English Wind Up Art Deco Figural Clock
  • English Wind Up Art Deco Figural Clock
  • English Wind Up Art Deco Figural Clock
H 10.63 in. W 9.06 in. D 2.96 in.
Vintage Ring Watch 14 Karat Gold Friedebergs Mechanical Wind Up Jewelry Round
Located in Torrance, CA
Finely detailed ring watch (circa 1930s to 1940s) crafted in 14 karat yellow gold. The unique ring watch features a 17 jewel mechanical wind-up movement. The movement was recently ...
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Mid-20th Century Swiss Retro Vintage Wind Up

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14k Gold, Yellow Gold

Vintage Toy Car- Wind up Memo 708 Car, Made in France by Memo, Model n. 708
Located in Roma, IT
This Wind up Memo 708 car is a midcentury mechanical toy. Vintage wind up mechanical toy boat tail race car. Includes the cutout of the driver. Made in France by Memo, model n....
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Mid-20th Century German Vintage Wind Up

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Metal

Theodore Mendez (1934-1997) - Modernist British Oil, Wind-Up Gramophone
By Theodore Mendez
Located in Corsham, GB
A modernist British oil on canvas painting by the listed artist Theodore Mendez (1934-1997), depicting a Cubist style view of a gramophone. Presented in a thin black frame. Inscribed...
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20th Century Cubist Vintage Wind Up

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Canvas, Oil

Movado Saint Christopher Coin Wind-Up Watch, circa 1940s
By Movado
Located in New York, NY
Pre-owned: An item that has been used previously. Runs perfectly, Very unique timepiece.
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Mid-20th Century Swiss Vintage Wind Up

Very Rare High Quality Late 1930s or 1940s French Wind Up Clock
Located in Oakland, CA
Very heavy quality construction with a black and tan Portoro marble base and all metal parts being nickeled bronze or brass. All metal parts are in excellent condition with no damag...
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20th Century French Vintage Wind Up

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Marble, Bronze

Vintage Toy, Wind Up Frog
Located in Roma, IT
This wind up frog is an original vintage toy. Vintage toy representing a wind up green jumping frog. Unknown age and manufacturer. Very good conditions. This object is shippe...
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Mid-20th Century European Vintage Wind Up

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Metal

  • Vintage Toy, Wind Up Frog
  • Vintage Toy, Wind Up Frog
  • Vintage Toy, Wind Up Frog
  • Vintage Toy, Wind Up Frog
H 2.76 in. W 3.55 in. D 1.58 in.
Machine Age Aluminum Wind-Up Car
Located in Buffalo, NY
Nice little conversation piece,, 1950s wind up aluminum toy car/ tractor..
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20th Century American Machine Age Vintage Wind Up

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Aluminum, Metal

  • Machine Age Aluminum Wind-Up Car
  • Machine Age Aluminum Wind-Up Car
  • Machine Age Aluminum Wind-Up Car
  • Machine Age Aluminum Wind-Up Car
H 5 in. W 9 in. D 5.5 in.
Beautiful Walnut Sunburst Mechanical Wind Up Wall Clock
By George Nelson
Located in Rockaway, NJ
George Nelson style circa 1970s walnut sunburst mechanical wind up wall clock.
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20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Wind Up

Materials

Brass

Vintage Mechanical Wind Up Tin Toy Motorcycle 1970' Collectible Toy
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Vintage mechanical hand-painted wind up tin toy motorcycle 1970's . Vintage motorbike mechanical toy in good working order with the original paint, Wind up tin toy motorcycle mecha...
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Late 20th Century Taiwanese Folk Art Vintage Wind Up

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Metal

Original Vintage Toy, Wind Up Robby the Robot, 1950s
Located in Roma, IT
This wind up Robby the robot is a mechanical vintage toy. Vintage wind up mechanical toy reproducing Robby the Robot Space Trooper. 1950s version, made in China. After being w...
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Mid-20th Century French Vintage Wind Up

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Metal

  • Original Vintage Toy, Wind Up Robby the Robot, 1950s
  • Original Vintage Toy, Wind Up Robby the Robot, 1950s
  • Original Vintage Toy, Wind Up Robby the Robot, 1950s
  • Original Vintage Toy, Wind Up Robby the Robot, 1950s
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H 6.89 in. W 2.37 in. D 3.75 in.
Schuco 3000 Wind-Up Toy, Telesteering Car, 1930s
Located in Delft, NL
Schuco 3000 wind-up toy, Telesteering car, 1930s A Schuco 3000 wind-up toy car in red, black and silver metal car in box with accessoires. All original boxed Schuco with wheel, c...
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20th Century German Vintage Wind Up

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Metal

  • Schuco 3000 Wind-Up Toy, Telesteering Car, 1930s
  • Schuco 3000 Wind-Up Toy, Telesteering Car, 1930s
  • Schuco 3000 Wind-Up Toy, Telesteering Car, 1930s
  • Schuco 3000 Wind-Up Toy, Telesteering Car, 1930s
H 4.14 in. W 1.58 in. D 1.38 in.
Santa Claus Wind Up Toy Figure Vintage German Christmas, 1960s
Located in Nuernberg, DE
A beautiful German Belsnickle / Santa Claus figure as a wind up toy. Its in working condition. Nice addition to your Christmas collection or decoration. Made probably in the 1960s by...
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1960s German Folk Art Vintage Wind Up

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Metal

Bulova Japan Wind Up Alarm Table Clock Copper Lucite Chrome
Located in Atlanta, GA
A beautiful table clock by Bulova Japan. Model 2RA007 build with transparent copper Lucite and chromed metal in a very modernist shape. This is a wind-up alarm clock, in excellent wo...
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1970s Japanese Modern Vintage Wind Up

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Metal, Chrome

Vintage Toy, Wind Up Clown on Scooter, 1950s
Located in Roma, IT
This Vintage Wind up Clown on Scooter is a vintage mechanical toy. Made in lithographed tin in 1950s by Lemezaru Gyar circus in Budapest. Clockwork works perfectly, original ke...
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Mid-20th Century Hungarian Vintage Wind Up

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Metal

  • Vintage Toy, Wind Up Clown on Scooter, 1950s
  • Vintage Toy, Wind Up Clown on Scooter, 1950s
  • Vintage Toy, Wind Up Clown on Scooter, 1950s
  • Vintage Toy, Wind Up Clown on Scooter, 1950s
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H 5.52 in. W 4.34 in. D 2.56 in.
"Clown Playing Violin" Toy Japanese Wind-Up, Circa 1950's
Located in Incline Village, NV
Japanese wind-up toy known and marketed as "Happy The Violinist" marked with the logo "TPS" for Tokyo Plaything Shokai. The logo is further identified by three fingers across from th...
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1950s Japanese Folk Art Vintage Wind Up

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Tin

Original Vintage Toy, Wind Up Technofix G.E.255 Motorcyclist, 1950s
Located in Roma, IT
This Wind up Technofix G.E.255 Motorcyclist is a vintage mechanical toy. Vintage wind up mechanical toy representing a motorcyclist on his bike. Made in U.S. zone Germany by Te...
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Mid-20th Century French Vintage Wind Up

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Metal

Modernist Art Deco Wind Up Clock
Located in Oakland, CA
Beautiful simple design in Art Deco style. This wonderful clock has a lot of cool things working (and is in working order). This high quality movement, with key wind is built to last...
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1940s French Art Deco Vintage Wind Up

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Metal

  • Modernist Art Deco Wind Up Clock
  • Modernist Art Deco Wind Up Clock
  • Modernist Art Deco Wind Up Clock
  • Modernist Art Deco Wind Up Clock
H 12.5 in. W 13.5 in. D 4.5 in.
"Walking Bear" Vintage, Wind-Up Toy Occupied, Japan, circa 1948
Located in Incline Village, NV
Upon winding him up with key (provided) this wonderful, articulated "Walking Bear" toy, slowly meanders forward across the floor in a lifelike motion, moving all four legs while shak...
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1940s Japanese Folk Art Vintage Wind Up

Materials

Fabric

Vintage Toy, Wind up Elephant and Zebra Circus, Made in Germany, 1940s
Located in Roma, IT
This wind up elephant and zebra circus is an original vintage toy. Vintage wind up mechanical toy, representing an elephant driving a chariot dragged by a zebra. The toy was ma...
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Mid-20th Century German Vintage Wind Up

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Metal

Louis Armstrong 'Satchmo' Wind Up Toy, American, circa 1950's
By Nomura Toy Industrial Co. Ltd.
Located in Incline Village, NV
1950s wind up toy depicting legendary trumpet player, Louis Armstrong articulating his motion by moving back and forth; rotating trumpet left and right; and kicking leg to and fro, a...
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1950s Japanese Folk Art Vintage Wind Up

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Tin

"Santa Claus Cycle" Wind Up Toy with Original Box, Japan, circa 1955
Located in Incline Village, NV
The celluloid Santa and tin tricycle indicate a mid-1950s manufacture for this charming Japanese wind up toy which comes with the original box in which it was shipped. Unlike most ex...
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1950s Japanese Folk Art Vintage Wind Up

Materials

Tin

Wind Up Toy Car, Grand Prix Racer 1070, Made by by Schuco, 1950s
Located in Roma, IT
This Wind up Schuco Grand Prix Racer 1070 car is an original mechanical toy, made in 1950s. Vintage wind up mechanical toy car. Made in U.S. zone Germany by Schuco in 1950s. ...
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Mid-20th Century German Vintage Wind Up

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Metal

Vintage Toy, Wind Up Schuco Akustico 2002 Car, Mid-20th Century
Located in Roma, IT
This Wind up Schuco Akustico 2002 car is a mechanical toy made between 1939 and 1959. Made in tinplate and plastic. Car body is like BMW 328 Spyder. Medium size car. Very good ...
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Mid-20th Century German Vintage Wind Up

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Metal

Vintage Toy, Wind Up Cart Dragged, Produced by DGM, Germany, 1960s
Located in Roma, IT
This wind up cart dragged by an Ostrich is a vintage mechanical toy. Vintage windup toy reproducing a man on a cart dragged by an ostrich. Produced by DGM in Germany in 1960s. ...
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Late 20th Century French Vintage Wind Up

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Metal

"Bear and Dog On A Swing" Japanese Wind-Up Toy, circa 1960
Located in Incline Village, NV
Classical Japanese wind-up toy indicative of those made and imported from Japan in the late 1950s-early 1960s. Manufactured by Yone "S.Y." (see logo marking in image), this toy entit...
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1960s Japanese Folk Art Vintage Wind Up

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Tin

Performing Circus Elephant Wind Up Tin Toy, Germany U.S. Zone, circa 1940s
Located in Incline Village, NV
Entertaining wind up tin toy with lots of action. Upon winding up the attached key at the base behind the elephant; the two balls provided start to rise up a spiral type conveyor bel...
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1940s German Folk Art Vintage Wind Up

Materials

Tin

Japanese Wind up Toy Dog, by Nomura, Japan, circa 1960
By Nomura Toy Industrial Co. Ltd.
Located in Incline Village, NV
Made of tin with a rubber tail, this toy was manufactured by The Nomura Toy Industrial Company Ltd., Japan; note "T.N" designation in parallelogram on the underneath (see image), thi...
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Mid-20th Century Japanese Folk Art Vintage Wind Up

Materials

Tin

Santa Claus in a Sleigh Wind Up Toy Japan, circa 1953
Located in Incline Village, NV
Entitled "Mechanical Santa Claus with Bell", this charming all tin toy is lithographed in Christmas colors of red, white, green, yellow, and flesh tones. The toy has fabulous action;...
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1950s Japanese Folk Art Vintage Wind Up

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Tin

"Roll Over Cat" Mechanical Wind-Up Toy by Kohler, Germany 'U.S. Zone' circa 1950
Located in Incline Village, NV
Made in Western Germany U.S. Zone during the occupation between 1945 and 1955, this is a fabulous and brightly colorful toy with terrific action---sure to please. To operate; wind up...
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Mid-20th Century German Folk Art Vintage Wind Up

Materials

Tin

B-52 Tin Toy Wind-Up Airplane, Japan, circa 1950s
Located in Incline Village, NV
Excellent and all original condition tinplate lithographed and hand painted all tin toy airplane "Made in Japan". Simulates a B-52 American bomber with "USAF" (United States Air Forc...
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1950s American Folk Art Vintage Wind Up

Materials

Tin

Retro Vintage Rolex Precision 17j Wind Up Watch w/ Unique 18K Gold Bracelet 3294
By Rolex
Located in Montclair, NJ
Here we have a gorgeous vintage ladies' Rolex wrist watch/bracelet. The watch case and bracelet are 100% original to the piece and are well crafted in solid 18k yellow gold. The mech...
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1950s Retro Vintage Wind Up

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Yellow Gold, 18k Gold

Portable Wind-Up Gramaphone
Located in Salisbury, GB
A portable wind up gramaphone in a faux crocodile skin case. By HMV, in good working order and condition, circa 1930.
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Mid-20th Century Vintage Wind Up

  • Portable Wind-Up Gramaphone
  • Portable Wind-Up Gramaphone
  • Portable Wind-Up Gramaphone
  • Portable Wind-Up Gramaphone
H 5.52 in. W 11.42 in. D 16.54 in.
Art Deco Brass Wind-Up Clock by Hermle
By Hermle
Located in New York, NY
A beautiful Art Deco wind-up brass clock by Hermle.
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1940s German Art Deco Vintage Wind Up

Materials

Enamel, Brass

  • Art Deco Brass Wind-Up Clock by Hermle
  • Art Deco Brass Wind-Up Clock by Hermle
  • Art Deco Brass Wind-Up Clock by Hermle
  • Art Deco Brass Wind-Up Clock by Hermle
H 7.5 in. W 2.5 in. D 7 in.
Wind-Up George Nelson and Associates Spike Clock for Howard Miller, circa 1950
By George Nelson
Located in Richmond, VA
A rare and early wind-up model of the famous spike clock manufactured by the Howard Miller Clock Company made of lacquered wood, enameled metal and brass. The impressed manufacturer...
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20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Wind Up

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Metal, Brass

1950s "Welby" Starburst Wind-Up Metal Wall Clock, Germany
By Welby Clock Co.
Located in Winnipeg, Manitoba
A stunning starburst eight-day wind-up metal wall clock from the 1950s Mid-Century Modern era by Welby of Germany. Clock is in excellent working condition and comes with the original...
Category

1950s German Mid-Century Modern Vintage Wind Up

Materials

Brass, Metal

Art Deco Louis Marx Wind Up Toy Tin Plane, Train, New York Skyline, 1928
By Louis Marx and Company
Located in ., Gloucestershire
This rare and colorful working Marx mechanical wind up tin plate toy was produced by Louis Marx and Company in 1928. The company was founded by Louis Marx in 1919, and by the early t...
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20th Century American Art Deco Vintage Wind Up

Materials

Tin

Vintage Wind Up For Sale on 1stDibs

At 1stDibs, there are many versions of the ideal vintage wind up for your home. A vintage wind up — often made from metal, tin and brass — can elevate any home. Whether you’re looking for an older or newer vintage wind up, there are earlier versions available from the 20th Century and newer variations made as recently as the 20th Century. A vintage wind up made by Folk Art designers — as well as those associated with Mid-Century Modern — is very popular. Louis Marx and Company, Nomura Toy Industrial Co. Ltd. and Hermle each produced at least one beautiful vintage wind up that is worth considering.

How Much is a Vintage Wind Up?

Prices for a vintage wind up start at $75 and top out at $3,400 with the average selling for $442.

Furniture of the 20th Century

Gaetano Sciolari furniture are available for sale on 1stDibs. These distinctive items are frequently made of metal and are designed with extraordinary care. There are many options in our Gaetano Sciolari collection of furniture, although beige editions of this piece are particularly popular.. We stock 687 vintage versions of these items, while there is 0 modern edition to choose from as well. Many original furniture by Gaetano Sciolari were created in Europe during the 20th century in the mid-century modern style. If you’re looking for additional options, many customers also consider furniture by and . Prices for Gaetano Sciolari furniture can vary depending on size, time period and other attributes. The price for these items starts at $153 and tops out at $28,437, while pieces like these can sell for $2,400 on average.
Questions About Vintage Wind Up
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    No, you don’t have to wind a Rolex watch as long as you are wearing it regularly. Rolex watches feature a Perpetual rotor that collects energy from the wrist’s movement and converts it into power for the watch. Browse a collection of expertly authenticated Rolex watches from top sellers on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertMarch 22, 2022
    To begin to wind a Rolex Datejust, unscrew the winding crown fully. Then, turn the crown in a clockwise direction at least 25 times for a partial winding. Because the watch self-winds as you move, you usually only need to wind a Rolex Datejust before the first wear or if you let several days pass between wears. You’ll find a large selection of Rolex Datejust watches on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    To wind a Rolex Datejust, set the crown notch (located on the right hand side of the face) to position one. To set it to position one, turn the crown counterclockwise to unscrew the crown and pop the crown out one notch. From this position, start to wind the Rolex by turning the crown clockwise. You should feel a bit of tension and hear a soft clicking sound. Browse a wide selection of Rolex Datejust watches on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    Most Rolex watches use a Perpetual rotor which means that they do not need winding if worn regularly. If you have not worn your watch in some time, you can manually wind it by unscrewing the crown to the winding position and turning it clockwise about 20 times. Make sure to screw the crown back into place after winding to reestablish its waterproof qualities. Shop a collection of authentic Rolex watches from some of the world’s top boutiques on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    To wind a Piaget watch, pull out the winding crown located on the side. Turn it clockwise until you detect resistance. For a full wind, you will normally need to twist about 20 times. On 1stDibs, find a range of Piaget watches.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    How a wind-up toy works relies on a part called a torsion spring. When you turn the knob or key, tension builds up on the torsion spring. When you stop winding, the accumulated energy sets an inner gear in motion that powers the movement of the toy. Find a collection of antique and vintage wind-up toys on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    North Wind chairs feature a mythical figure, such as a fantasy creature or animal, carved into the top back. The chair was meant to protect a space from evil spirits. On 1stDibs, find a selection of North Wind chairs from some of the world’s top sellers.
  • 1stDibs ExpertMarch 22, 2022
    To wind a Rolex watch, first fully unscrew the winding crown. Once it is in a raised position, carefully turn the crown clockwise. Most watches require 25 turns for enough winding to begin powering the watch. The instructions included with Rolex watches provide more information about how to wind specific models. Shop a large collection of Rolex watches on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    To wind a Rolex Oyster, set the crown notch (located on the right hand side of the face) to position one. To set it to position one, turn the crown counterclockwise to unscrew the crown and pop the crown out one notch. From this position, start to wind the Rolex by turning the crown clockwise. You should feel a bit of tension and hear a soft clicking sound. Browse a selection of well-vetted Rolex Oyster watches on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    Wind-up toys are sometimes called mechanical toys or clockwork toys. The earliest examples date back to 15th-century Germany, where Karel Grod produced a number of mechanical toys. Shop a collection of antique vintage wind-up toys on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertMarch 22, 2022
    To wind a banjo clock, insert the key into the winding point. Turn the key in a clockwise fashion until the winding mechanism disengages. If you no longer have the winding key, see an experienced clock repair shop for assistance. You'll find a variety of banjo clocks on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    Gone With the Wind lamps are chamber or hurricane lamps. They are characterized by their hand-painted globes with decorative floral motifs. Shop a collection of antique Gone With the Wind lamps from some of the world’s top boutiques on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    There are legends and evidence of wind-up toys and sculptures dating back to antiquity, but modern wind-up dolls were being made in large quantities by the 19th century. Shop a collection of antique wind-up toys from some of the world’s top sellers on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertMarch 22, 2022
    To wind an Ansonia mantel clock, first insert the key into the center winding point, usually found on the back. Then, turn the key clockwise until the winder no longer turns. Repeat the process in the right winding point to set the quarter-hour charm and the left winding point to set the hour strike. You'll find a range of Ansonia clocks on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertMarch 22, 2022
    To wind a Vacheron Constantin, turn the winding crown clockwise until you sense some resistance. Typically, manual-winding watches require daily winding. You usually won't have to wind a self-winding timepiece unless you do not wear it for a day or two. Shop a range of Vacheron Constantin watches on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    To manually wind your Patek Philippe watch, locate the crown and rotate it clockwise 30 to 40 times. Stop as soon as you feel resistance to avoid overwinding — this is important, as overwinding can potentially damage your watch. Find an assortment of vintage manual Patek Philippe watches on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    A key-wind pocket watch is a type of portable timepiece produced from the early 19th century through the middle of the 19th century. It features a mechanism that requires regular winding with a device called a winding key. Shop a range of key-wind pocket watches on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertMarch 22, 2022
    How often you need to wind your Patek Philippe watches depends on what type of movement system it has. Normally, you’ll need to wind a mechanically wound watch every morning before you put it on. Self-winding watches receive power from your movements. Unless you don't wear your watch for a period of 36 to 48 hours or more, you should only need to wind it once before you slip it on for the first time. Explore a wide range of Patek Philippe watches on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    If you wear your Rolex daily, there is no need to wind it, as it features a Perpetual rotor design that harnesses your body movement to automatically power your watch. When unworn, the watch will stay charged and continue to work up to 70 hours between wears. On 1stDibs, find a wide range of authentic Rolex watches.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    How old key-wind pocket watches are varies greatly. Watchmakers used key-wind mechanisms in pocket watches starting in the 16th century and continued the practice until the mid 19th century. You can find a collection of key-wind pocket watches on 1stDibs.