Skip to main content
  • Want more images or videos?
    Request additional images or videos from the seller
1 of 5

Black Swedish Horse

$2,700

About

Toy horse from the Gemla Toy factory, Sweden, circa 1890. Original black surface with red painted mane, horse hair tail, and leather ears. Very sweet expression.

Details

  • Attributed to
    Gemla Toy Company (Manufacturer)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 19 in. (48.26 cm)Width: 20 in. (50.8 cm)Depth: 5 in. (12.7 cm)
  • Style
    Folk Art (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1890
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location
    Great Barrington, MA
  • Reference Number
    Seller: 04-071stDibs: LU2873322168182

Shipping & Returns

  • Shipping
    $175 Standard Shipping
    to anywhere in the world, arrives in 4-5 weeks.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Ships From: Great Barrington, MA
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 3 days of delivery.

1stDibs Buyer Protection Guaranteed
If your item arrives not as described, we’ll work with you and the seller to make it right. Learn more
About the Seller
4.9 / 5
Located in Great Barrington, MA
Gold Seller
These expertly vetted sellers are highly rated and consistently exceed customer expectations.
Established in 1990
1stDibs seller since 2017
116 sales on 1stDibs
Typical response time: 2 hours
More From This Seller
  • Located in Great Barrington, MA
    Carved toy horse, Sweden, circa 1880, with leather ears and horsehair tail. Original painted surface, including ...
    Category

    Antique Late 19th Century Swedish Folk Art Animal Sculptures

  • By Gemla Leksaksfabriker
    Located in Great Barrington, MA
    Sweden’s first toy factory was opened in Gemla in 1866, and this sturdy horse was made shortly after that date, ...
    Category

    Antique Late 19th Century Swedish Folk Art Toys

    Materials

    Wood

  • Located in Great Barrington, MA
    Pair of hand carved Dala horses, Sweden circa 1910, in black paint. Great expressions on these.
    Category

    Early 20th Century Swedish Folk Art Toys

    Materials

    Wood

  • Located in Great Barrington, MA
    Small carved horse, Sweden circa 1880, with leather ears, black painted hooves and horse hair tail. Unusual pose...
    Category

    Antique Late 19th Century Swedish Country Toys

    Materials

    Leather, Wood

  • Located in Great Barrington, MA
    Mangle board, Sweden circa 1820, with horse handle and painted decoration. The horse is carved with articulated ...
    Category

    Antique Early 19th Century Swedish Folk Art More Folk Art

    Materials

    Wood

  • Located in Great Barrington, MA
    Late Gustavian secretary in two parts, Sweden, circa 1820. The upper section has two doors with raised, reeded l...
    Category

    Antique Early 19th Century Swedish Neoclassical Desks

    Materials

    Wood

You May Also Like

Swedish 18th Century Dala Horse, Origin: Sweden, Circa 1750
Located in New York, NY
A Swedish 18th century dala horse, origin: Sweden, circa 1750. Hand-carved horse, from one piece of wood, including charming carved details such as the eyes and nose; original 18th c...
Category

Antique 18th Century Swedish Folk Art Toys

Materials

Wood, Paint, Leather

Toy Horse from Sweden
Located in Los Angeles, CA
A toy horse with a hair-on-hide leather body and glass eyes. The body is carved pine, sheathed in cow skin with only partial fur remaining, Basically the skin is parchment with som...
Category

Antique Early 19th Century Swedish Restauration Toys

Materials

Pine

Swedish Antique Toy Rocking Horse, All Original, Origin: Sweden, Circa 1870-1900
Located in New York, NY
Swedish antique toy rocking horse, origin: Sweden, circa 1870 - 1900. Beautiful, untouched, original condition including the paint, leather saddle, girth and stirrups. The tail and ...
Category

Antique 19th Century Swedish Folk Art Animal Sculptures

Materials

Iron

Early 19th Century Belgian Hand Carved Child's Horse
Located in Mt Kisco, NY
charming child size wooden horse. All hand carved and painted with the remains of his natural horse hair mane and tail.
Category

Antique 19th Century Belgian Folk Art Animal Sculptures

Charming Folk Art Child's Bicycle in the Shape of a Horse
Located in Hopewell, NJ
A charming reproduction horse bicycle having carved wood, leather saddle, iron wheels, glass eyes and rope tail. Child size, functional, but we suggest it more as a decorative access...
Category

Vintage 1980s Philippine Folk Art Toys

Materials

Iron

Painted Wooden Toy Horse
Located in Washington, DC
A painted wooden toy horse.
Category

Antique 19th Century Swedish Gustavian Toys

Materials

Wood

Early Large British Carved and Painted Wood Merry-Go-Round Carousel Horse
Located in Hopewell, NJ
Beautiful early British carousel horse with a stunning whitewashed patina and glass eyes resting on a wooden pedestal support. A sculptural piece of art and eye catching Folk Art foc...
Category

Antique 1860s English Folk Art Animal Sculptures

Materials

Wood

19th Century Wooden Toy Horse
Located in Brecht, BE
Found this naieve sculpted wooden horse in Sweden, can date it circa 1860-1880, decorative and genuine piece.
Category

Antique Late 19th Century Swedish Toys

Materials

Pine

The 1stDibs Promise

Learn More

Expertly Vetted Sellers

Confidence at Checkout

Price-Match Guarantee

Exceptional Support

Buyer Protection

Insured Global Delivery