New England Auctions
Live Auction

Americana Collection of Pat & Rich Garthoeffner

Sat, Jan 14, 2023 11:00AM EST
Lot 277

Carpenter Burning Building Toy

Estimate: $12,000 - $20,000

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$500,000 $50,000
Rare burning building toy by Carpenter. New York Pat. Jan.19, 1892. Fireman climbs the ladder, rescues the damsel and carries her to the ground. Wood and cast iron. Condition: Remarkable original condition. Provenance: Sold at James Julia Auction.May 3, 2011. Lot 1089. H 16-3/4" W 7" D 6". Copy and paste link for high-res images: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/munvaawr0klxq4e/AADYAhGzlvTOPpDhMVBztKk9a?dl=0