American Toys

Antique Native American Doll, Southern Cheyenne, 19th Century
Antique Native American Doll, Southern Cheyenne...
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Antique 19th Century American Native American Native American Objects
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A Plains Indian Female Doll (Southern Cheyenne or possibly Arapaho). Constructed of cloth, native-tanned hide, trade beads, trade shells, pigment and horse hair. Custom display stan...
Folk Art Spool Figure of a Black Man
Folk Art Spool Figure of a Black Man
Vintage 1920s American Folk Art Sculptures and Carvings
Wood
A folk art figure of a black man, made from old wood spools of thread and hand painted with a blue hat, brown head with black hair and yellow arms, body and legs, with black thread t...
Small Cairn Elemental Spinning Top by Alvaro Uribe for Wooda
Small Cairn Elemental Spinning Top by Alvaro Ur...
Wooda, Alvaro Uribe
21st Century and Contemporary American Modern Mobiles and Kinetic Sculpt...
Hardwood, Walnut
The initial inspiration for the elemental top collection by Alvaro Uribe for Wooda was Wooda’s iconic logo of a tree. We felt it captured the company’s synergy for working with wood ...
Full Set of Small Elemental Spinning Tops by Alvaro Uribe for Wooda
Full Set of Small Elemental Spinning Tops by Al...
Wooda, Alvaro Uribe
21st Century and Contemporary American Modern Mobiles and Kinetic Sculpt...
Wood, Hardwood, Walnut
The initial inspiration for the elemental top collection by Alvaro Uribe for Wooda was wooda’s iconic logo of a tree. We felt it captured the company’s synergy for working with wood ...
Small Agua Elemental Spinning Top by Alvaro Uribe for Wooda
Small Agua Elemental Spinning Top by Alvaro Uri...
Wooda, Alvaro Uribe
21st Century and Contemporary American Modern Mobiles and Kinetic Sculpt...
Hardwood, Walnut
The initial inspiration for the elemental top collection by Alvaro Uribe for Wooda was wooda’s iconic logo of a tree. We felt it captured the company’s synergy for working with wood ...
Small Tree Elemental Spinning Top by Alvaro Uribe for Wooda
Small Tree Elemental Spinning Top by Alvaro Uri...
Wooda, Alvaro Uribe
21st Century and Contemporary American Modern Mobiles and Kinetic Sculpt...
Hardwood, Walnut
The initial inspiration for the elemental top collection by Alvaro Uribe for Wooda was wooda’s iconic logo of a tree. We felt it captured the company’s synergy for working with wood ...
Hermanos Calavera, Conquistador in Walnut by Miguel and Ilse Silva for Wooda
Hermanos Calavera, Conquistador in Walnut by Mi...
Wooda, Miguel Silva, Ilse Silva
21st Century and Contemporary American Modern Abstract Sculptures
Hardwood, Maple, Oak, Walnut
These handsome but quirky brothers designed by Miguel and Ilse Silva for Wooda are the result of an engaging mix of personality, love, fun and mischievousness. Los Hermanos Calavera(...
"Couple on a Log" Toy,  French, circa 1930
"Couple on a Log" Toy, French, circa 1930
Vintage 1930s American Folk Art Toys
Metal
Small "teeter totter" type toy depicting a couple playing on a log, one in front of the other, trying to maintain their balance while rocking back and forth. The motion is created by...
"Toad On Stump" Mechanical Bank, American, circa 1886
"Toad On Stump" Mechanical Bank, American, circ...
J. & E. Steven's Company
Antique 1880s American Folk Art Toys
Iron
Charming cast iron mechanical bank entitled "Toad on Stump"; manufactured by the J. & E. Stevens Company; circa 1886 in Cromwell, Connecticut. Subtle action and method of depositing ...
Antique Child's Toy Beach Shovel Display
Antique Child's Toy Beach Shovel Display
Mark Indursky
Mid-20th Century American Folk Art Toys
Custom mounted display of circa 1940s-1950s antique colorful child's toy metal beach shovels. Mounted on a custom-made white painted pine display with oak pegs.
Folk Art Seesaw with Original Paint
Folk Art Seesaw with Original Paint
Vintage 1950s American Folk Art Toys
Metal
Children's seesaw (circa 1950, USA) in painted oak with lovely, natural patina. Although, impractical for intended use, given the wear and age, this remains a charming, decorative it...
American Folk Art Child's Rocking Horse, circa 1900
American Folk Art Child's Rocking Horse, circa ...
Early 20th Century American Folk Art Toys
Wood
Child's rocking horse, circa 1900. Carved wood, original finish. A wonderful piece of American Folk Art. Provenance: du Pont Family.
Antique Native American Doll, Sioux 'Plains Ind...
Sioux Indian Art
Antique 19th Century American Native American Native American Objects
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Constructed of native tanned hide with trade beads and horse hair, this doll is wearing a traditional period dress and moccasins. A nomadic tribe, the Sioux territory included par...
Antique Hand-Painted Wood Bowling Set
Vintage 1950s American Carnival Art
Wood
Ten original wood hand-painted pins with wooden ball. Great game for indoor or outdoor use. Also a beautiful decorative object. Very good vintage condition. Each pin measures: 3" D...
Uncle Sam Still Bank 'Composition,' circa 1940
Vintage 1940s American Folk Art Toys
Composition
American manufacture; this colorful hand-painted still bank depicting Uncle Sam is all original with no repairs and no repaint. Fabulous crazing throughout indicative of original pai...
Mechanical Bank "I Always Did 'Spise a Mule" Jo...
J. & E. Stevens Co.
Antique 1870s American Folk Art Toys
Iron
Manufactured in 1879 by the J. & E. Steven’s Company in Cromwell, Connecticut, this cast iron mechanical bank measures 10 ¼” long x 2 7/8” wide x 8 ¼” high. The bank is in outstandin...
Antique Child's Pedal Toy Car
20th Century American Folk Art Toys and Dolls
Metal
American vintage, antique child's pedal tricycle metal toy car in great working condition.
Eric Lansdown Hand-Painted Doll House on Stand
Eric Lansdown
20th Century American Toys
Wood
This handmade and painted doll house, by Eric Lansdown, emulates a French chateau. The front panel, with glass windows, opens to reveal shelves for toys or storage.
1940s Texaco Service Station Model by Rich Toys
Rich Manufacturing Company
Vintage 1940s American Toys
Wood
Rich toys produced prior to 1931 were horse-drawn, wagon pull toys with no motion, after 1931, motion was giving to the legs of the horses. A toy that has a Clinton, Iowa logo was ma...
Pair of Antique Miniature Hand-Painted Folk Art...
Antique Late 19th Century American Folk Art Toys
Wood
Pair of antique miniature hand-painted Hitchcock style chairs. Black painted with rush seats, these miniature chairs are adorable! Dimensions: 5 3/4 x 3 3/4 x 3 inches.
Wooden Model or Toy, of Noah's Ark, with Noah, ...
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Mid-20th Century American Rustic Sculptures and Carvings
Pine, Paint
This is a charming, handcrafted, home made version of the biblical Noah's Ark, with hand-carved, wooden human figures of Noah and his wife, along with a handful of representative ani...
1940s Five Wise Birds Parker Brothers Target Game
Parker Brothers
Vintage 1940s American Toys
This game is a target shooting game. This uses a toy gun that launches rubber bands to the birds, once the bird is hit it will flip over revealing your points for that bird.
1930s Northwestern Poosh-m-up Jr. Baseball Tabl...
Northwestern Products Co.
Vintage 1930s American Toys and Dolls
This vintage pinball game was made by the Northwestern Products Co., St Louis, MO in the 1930s-1940s. The back is a cartoon of a baseball game with ten silver tone balls, a wooden sp...
"Rooster" Mechanical Bank, American, circa 1880s
Kyser & Rex Co.
Antique 1880s American Folk Art Toys
Iron
"Rooster" cast iron mechanical bank was another farmhouse animal popularized by mechanical bank manufacturers during the late 1800's striking an accord with young children. It was ma...
Mechanical Bank "Bad Accident," circa 1890
J. & E. Stevens Co.
Antique 1890s American Folk Art Toys
Iron
A beautiful and all original example of this highly desirable cast iron American bank, which is very rarely found in such condition, since so many of the moving parts are vulnerable....
"Organ Bank" with Cat and Dog, circa 1882, Amer...
Kyser & Rex Co.
Antique 1880s American Folk Art Toys
Iron
This American cast iron bank known as "Organ Bank" cat and dog, was manufactured by Kyser & Rex Company, Frankford, Pennsylvania in 1882. It conforms exactly to the patent papers and...
Children's Sled "Village Romp"
Antique 1880s American Folk Art More Folk Art
Wood
Yankee Clipper type sled with outstanding paint, featuring a pleasing American shield on a checkerboard background. The sled survives in outstanding condition, and is accompanied by ...
American Tin Toy Trolley, circa 1880
George W. Brown & Co.
Antique Late 19th Century American Folk Art Toys
Tin
Horse drawn trolleys or "horse buses" were the main source of "mass transit", along with trains in the late 1800s in America. Thus they were ubiquitous subject matter for toy makers ...
1920s Vintage Spring Steel Tricycle Kids Bike
Standard Safety Corp
Vintage 1920s American Historical Memorabilia
Metal
This child’s bike is made out of cast iron. Built out of Los Angeles, California. Very hard to find tricycle. Label slightly torn, Pat. June 25, 1926 by what I believe says Standard ...
1960s Texaco Oil Gas Metal Toy Tanker Truck
Texaco
Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Toys
Metal
Fun Texaco truck toy from the past!
"Treasury" Still Bank, American, circa 1970
John Wright Company
Vintage 1970s American Folk Art Toys
Iron
"Treasury" cast Iron still bank is a re-issue of a bank made in 1928 by the Grey Iron Casting Company, and was made by The John Wright Company in Mount Joy, Pennsylvania in 1970. The...
"Rabbit" Still Bank, American, circa 1970
John Wright Company
Vintage 1970s American Folk Art Toys and Dolls
Iron
"Rabbit" cast iron still bank is a re-issue of a bank made in the early 1900s by the Hubley Manufacturing Company. It was then called "Large Seated Rabbit" and is documented in Andy ...
"Combination" Safe Still Bank, American, circa ...
John Wright Company
Vintage 1970s American Folk Art Toys
Iron
"Combination" safe still bank is a cast iron still bank similar to safe banks made in the 1920s by the Grey Iron Casting Company and was made by The John Wright Company in Mount Joy,...
Coca-Cola Airplane Handmade Tin Biplane
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Late 20th Century American Toys
Aluminum
Awesome bi plane that's a custom handmade piece made out of Coca-Cola cans.
"Sheep" Still Ban, American, circa 1970
John Wright Company
Vintage 1970s American Folk Art Toys
Iron
"Sheep" cast Iron still bank is a re-issue of a bank made in 1928 made by The John Wright Company in Mount Joy, Pennsylvania in 1970. They purchased the copyrights from the Grey Iron...
1970s Captain Crook Statue McDonald Character
McDonald's
Vintage 1970s American Folk Art Toys
Awesome 4 foot statue that was normally found in Ronald McDonalds Playland. This statue is Captain Crook, one of many characters. He is a pirate and is similar in appearance to the f...
Vintage Rosewood Cribbage Board, 1960s
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Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Toys
Rosewood
For your consideration a beautiful vintage rosewood cribbage board. For decoration only, we are selling only the board. 1960s.
Pair of Vintage Miniature Cast Iron Canons
Early 20th Century American Toys
Iron
Whether looking for a unique gift or a decoration for your mantel, do it with this pair of vintage miniature cast iron canons. Cast iron canons mounted on a wood plinth raised on red...
Mechanical Bank, "Darktown Battery," Circa 1888
J. & E. Stevens Co.
Antique 19th Century American Folk Art Toys
Iron
This cast iron American bank was patented and manufactured in 1888 by the J. & E. Stevens Company in Cromwell, Connecticut during the dawn of the game of baseball in America. The ba...
Goat Drawn Lady Driver American Toy by Harris T...
Harris Toy Company
Antique Early 1900s American Folk Art Toys
Iron
Cast iron turn of the century American toy, this rare and hard to find version with a double goat drawn buckboard and lady driver, was manufactured by the Harris Toy Company, Toledo,...
American Doll's Wooden 3-in-1 High Chair Furniture
Vintage 1930s American Art Deco Toys
Doll's 3-in-1 high chair, walker and table, fashioned in maple with spindle back and galleried tilt tray and original cast iron hinges and wheels.
Large Cast Iron "Hook and Ladder" by Dent, Amer...
Dent Hardware Company
Vintage 1910s American Folk Art Toys
Iron
Nicely painted large cast iron, horse drawn fire toys are much sought after by collectors. The piece becomes special when it is all original, because of the abuse that might have occ...
Pair of Vintage Wood Stacking Toys
Vintage 1970s American Toys and Dolls
Wood
Cool pair of vintage wood stacking toys including a cheeseburger and ham sandwich. Cheeseburger is by Tesoro. Ham sandwich was handmade and is hand signed underneath "Handmade by Mar...
Mechanical Bank "Magic Bank," circa 1876
J. & E. Stevens Co.
Antique 19th Century American Folk Art Toys and Dolls
Iron
Manufactured in 1876 by the J. & E. Steven's Company in Cromwell, Connecticut, this cast iron bank measures 4 3/4" long x 5 1/4" high. It is in excellent all original condition and p...
"Golden Nugget, Las Vegas, Nevada" Still Bank, ...
Vintage 1950s American Folk Art Toys
Ceramic
This was probably a promotional still bank introduced by the world famous "Golden Nugget Casino" located in Las Vegas, Nevada. The casino opened in 1946 and is still in operation tod...
Mechanical Bank, "Watchdog Safe" in Cast Iron, ...
J. & E. Stevens Co.
Antique 19th Century American Folk Art Toys and Dolls
Iron
"Watchdog Safe" mechanical bank was manufactured by the prolific toy coin bank manufacturer J. & E. Stevens Company in Cromwell, Connecticut in 1890. "Patent Applied For" appears in ...
American Tin Toy, Clockwork Carousel, circa 1895
Antique Late 19th Century American Folk Art Toys
Tin
American clockwork Carousel Toy made of tin; hand-painted in bright colors of reds, green, yellow, and blue. Wind-up mechanism is in perfect working condition and carousel goes round...
Mechanical Bank "Santa Claus," circa 1889
Shepard Hardware Company
Antique 19th Century American Folk Art Toys and Dolls
Iron
"Santa Claus" cast iron mechanical bank is a crossover collectible in that it appeals to collectors of holiday items (Santa Claus collectibles) and mechanical banks. It was manufactu...
Semi-Mechanical Bank "Merry-Go-Round Bank," cir...
Grey Iron Casting Company
Early 20th Century American Folk Art Toys and Dolls
Iron
"Merry-Go-Round" cast iron semi-mechanical bank crosses over to, and is sought after by both still bank, and mechanical toy bank collectors. It has some movement, but the coin does n...
Mechanical Bank "Hall's Excelsior," circa 1869,...
J. & E. Stevens Co.
Antique 1860s American Folk Art Toys
Iron
This American cast iron bank is regarded as the first patented mechanical bank; having a December 21, 1869 patent date. It was designed by John Hall, Watertown, Massachusetts, thus t...
Mechanical Bank "Lion and Two Monkeys", circa 1883
Kyser & Rex Co.
Antique 19th Century American Folk Art Toys and Dolls
Iron
"Lion and Two Monkeys" cast iron mechanical bank was manufactured in 1883 by the Kyser and Rex Company in Frankford, Pennsylvania. This particular example is all original with no rep...
Mechanical Bank "Pelican," Made of Cast Iron, c...
John Gerrard
Antique 19th Century American Folk Art Toys and Dolls
Iron
The Pelican Mechanical Bank is made of cast iron and was manufactured by The J. & E. Steven's Manufacturing Company, in Cromwell, Connecticut in 1878. It was, however, created by Joh...
Mechanical Bank "Punch and Judy" Large Letter V...
J. & E. Stevens Co.
Antique 19th Century American Folk Art Toys and Dolls
Iron
The Shepard Hardware Company of Buffalo, New York manufactured this cast iron mechanical bank in 1884. It is in excellent all original condition with no restoration and no repairs, a...
American Mechanical Bank "Melody-Bank," circa 1946
Electric Coding Machine Co.
Vintage 1940s American Folk Art Toys and Dolls
Metal
"Melody-Bank" is a rare bank and was manufactured by "Electric Coding Machine Co., N.Y.C." in 1946. American made, this is a genuine and authentic vintage mechanical bank, albeit som...
Wind-Up Toy "KnockoutChamps" with Original Box,...
Louis Marx and Company
20th Century American Folk Art Toys and Dolls
Tin
"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...
"Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs" Bisque Figure...
Walt Disney
20th Century American Folk Art Toys and Dolls
This is a very early Walt Disney item, labeled "Walt Disney Enterprises" and dated 1938. Also on the box is the name of the manufacturer "Borgteldt" of New York. The movie "Snow Whit...
19th Century American Rocking Horse
Antique Late 19th Century American Toys
A wonderful and whimsical, late 19th century American child's rocking horse complete with original paint decoration, horsehair main and leather saddle.
Folky Vintage Chicken Child's Rocking Toy
Unknown
Mid-20th Century American Other Toys
Wood
This original painted folky chicken rocker is in good condition. It is all original painted surface. Signed on base Toddler Toy's / Made by Gould Mft. Co. Oshkosh ,Wis.
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