• The Collection of Ann and Gordon Getty
Lot 803

Hot Air Balloon Acrobat Tin Toy and a French Tandem Cyclists Tin Toy

Estimate: $700 - $900
Sold for

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$200 $50
$500 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$100,000 $5,000

The tandem bicycle toy with base embossed 'J.L.B.S.G.D.G.' and a box top fragment with paper label illustrating the toy, entitled 'Les Tandemisles'.

The balloon 14 x 3 3/4 in. diam., the cyclists 4 x 7 in.

Condition

Each with wear and losses. The cyclists with bent support. Mechansims do not appear to work.

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The cyclists sold Sotheby's New York, December 12, 1998, Lot 188.

The Collection of Ann and Gordon Getty.