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BUDDY 'L' TUGBOAT

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Lot 0049
c. 1928, a classic toy, pressed steel hull painted in bluish green, grey deck with cabin and upper deck railed pilot's house, single stack, simulated searchlight on cabin roof, very interesting valve stem on deck used to fit tire pump connector and allow air motor to work the rear rudders. Provenance: Jay Schoedinger Collection. 28" l.

Condition

Possibly nicest surviving examples to be offered in recent years, paint and decals show some aging but very little play war, minor dents one one side of right hull, otherwise (Exc. Cond.)

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BUDDY 'L' TUGBOAT

Estimate $10,000 - $12,000Mar 12, 2016
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Vineland, NJ, USA