A GROUP OF SEVEN LITHOGRAPHED TIN WORKING MODEL STEAM ENGINE POWERED TOYS, GERMAN AND AMERICAN, 19TH/20TH CENTURY, comprising a model of a carpenter sawing at a sawhorse, backed by a goat, an image of St. Wendelin tending goats in landscape, and a windmill, on a rectangular plinth, German, late 19th century; a Fleischmann windmill, an unusual reticulated windmill with hammer head form blades; a "Wolverine Automatic Sand Crane," American; and a "Sandy Andy," style figural sand crane operator attachment; a dumpster on wheels, and a man working on an emery wheel, late 19th century, German, largest height: 13 3/8", width: 9", depth: 5".
Expected wear, losses of parts and pieces, bends, mild breaks, unknown working condition, but overall in fair to good condition, wear commensurate with age and use.
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