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Mid-West Teddy Roosevelt
This collection is from an estate. All pieces are in their original state except for restringing. These pieces are from ca 1900 through 1939.
Postage via insured Priority mail within the 48 contiguous states is included in price unless otherwise indicated. Will quote a final discounted price with shipping for purchase of more than one piece. I will quote shipping outside of the USA. We have customers in Australia, The Netherlands, Switzerland and other countries. Money back if not satisfied.
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otherwise indicated, all pieces below are by the A. Schoenhut Company ca
1903-1935. All have been properly restrung and are ready to perform in
Schoenhut doll and circus
pieces - restringing and re-springing. From $12. Will also do other,
similar toys such as Cameo and Jaymar. We can do some minor repairs and
touchups. Can also make or replace some missing parts. Contact me for
details and quotes.
Email Jim: email@example.com
|See the Humpty Dumpty circus animals I have for sale by clicking here.|
(unsold pieces are shown in green or blue)
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|I'll be putting on a group of Teddy Roosevelt safari figures and animals after the convention is over (November 5th).|
Native Chief - appears all original. Brown jacket has some holes.
Shorts repaired at rear. Ammo belt is a repro. Hat somewhat tattered but all
there. Nice example. $2,000
|TR09||Teddy Roosevelt Hunter - in excellent condition except for head. Over paint around face and some on hair. Eyes, nose, mustache, and goatee original. See pictures at right. His suit is very sound. Original helmet. Sold||
Over paint from top right of forehead around under chin to his left ear. Can be seen in this photo and in photos at right.
European metal "Humpty Dumpty" disk
|TC125||GE Hippo - for your Teddy Roosevelt or circus displays. This one very nice, complete and all original. $390|
|TR15||Teddy Roosevelt Safari Hunter - in excellent condition. All original except for pouch and parts of belt. This example sold in Europe as indicated by the "Humpty Dumpty" metal button on shoe. Sold|
|TR16||Safari Kermit - repainted head, repro camera, otherwise original. Sold|
|TC130||GE Hippo - for your circus or Teddy Roosevelt displays. This one very nice - complete and all original.. Ears could be better. $280|
|TR23||Teddy Roosevelt Native with Ruff - complete and all original. Sash slightly faded. Great looking native for your TR layout. $1,300|
|TR24||Teddy Roosevelt Native Drummer - complete and all original. Original drum and sticks (usually replacements). Dress oxidized and fragile. Beautiful drum. Foreign metal broach on sash. Can be removed. Sold|
|TR29||GE Leopard - complete and all original. Very good + paint. $420 Sold|
|TR30||GE Zebu - in excellent, complete condition. Nice yellow under-color with brown over and black highlights. The zebu, an African domestic animal, was introduced with the Teddy Roosevelt characters. Sold||Box 2|
|TC13||Glass-eyed, open mouth camel - complete and all original. Tiny chip at upper lip. $310|
|TC33||Glass-eyed alligator - complete, all original, and very good paint. Left eye cracked. $280|
Two-Part-Head Gorilla - Keller Style 1 with leather ears. Complete
and all original. Tips of ears appear to be worn down a bit. The gorilla was
first sold as part of the Teddy Roosevelt Adventures. Teddy never saw a
gorilla while in Africa. Great example for your Teddy Roosevelt or circus
display. Within the last month, two of these have sold at auction for over
$2,500 each. This one -
Teddy Roosevelt Box for set 20/80. Box only. Nice photograph of the
set on the front label. Inside is a litho of an African landscape to be used
as a background for display. About 24 X 18 X 3.25 inches. Some water
staining as shown.
|TR25||GE Blocky Style Elephant - for your circus or Teddy Roosevelt display. Complete and all original. Paint is excellent. The split in the truck tip has been repaired. $165 $140 Sold|
|TC49||Glass eyes, open mouth Arabian camel - complete, original and excellent. Beautiful one. Sold|
|TC50||Modern Straw Hut for TR - only one Schoenhut original straw hut is known and it is in the Strong museum. $25 plus shipping.|
|TC51||Arab Chief - totally redressed. Face and body pretty good. $450|
Rifles - these rifles are
probably reproductions. Contact me if interested in any.
|I buy Schoenhut Humpty Dumpty circus collections. I also buy European versions of this circus. firstname.lastname@example.org||
Consignments also welcomed. Email Jim for details.