Framed studio portrait of Douglas Fairbanks as The Gaucho A1091

The Gaucho (the official full title of the film is Douglas Fairbanks as The Gaucho) is a 1927 silent film starring Douglas Fairbanks and Lupe Vélez set in Argentina. The lavish adventure extravaganza, filmed at the height of Fairbanks' box office clout, was directed by F. Richard Jones with a running time of 115 minutes. Fairbanks ...

Buddy L Railroad Transfer Toy Truck A1099 SOLD

A toy like this is how the children of the time mapped their world, exactly the way they instinctively reach for an iPad today. Trucks all did different things and linked up imaginatively with different systems, such as this railroad transfer truck that connects to the other magical realm of trains. The child demands realism and specificity ...

Structo Toy Cement Mixer A1095

Hard play and cruel old Father Time have robbed this beauty of its front grill, but not its heart. A well loved and thoroughly played with toy. As an objet d'art: absolutely! 19.5" x 6' x 9". Condition: emphatically not mint. But far from broken. It works. Price on request  “STRUCTO TOYS MAKES MEN OF BOYS!” proclaimed the ...

Red Toy Truck Wyandotte Toys A1094

Really rare. Truly Great. Pressed metal, painted red. Nothing simpler, or more likely to appeal to a child's complex imagination. Built damn tough too. 12" x 4.5" x 5" Price on request. All Metal Products Company was an American toy company founded in 1920 and based in Wyandotte, Michigan for most of its history. It produced inexpensive pressed ...

Craftsman Studios of Laguna Beach Copper Box A1093

An promotional box for Rule and Sons Insurance. Arts and Crafts, and crafty salesmanship. Gorgeous patina. Craftsman Studios Company of Laguna Beach was founded during the height of the Arts and Crafts Movement, but would undergo a series of name changes over the years. By 1929, they had become Craftsman Inc. 3.5" x 4.5" x 1". Price on request

Mexican Copper and Silverplate Bird Ashtrays A1088

Beyond cute, I don't even know if there's a word to describe these wonderful items. Personal sized ashtrays, stamped Las Casuelas Palm Springs. 4h x 2w x 2d. Price on request. Las Casuelas in Palm Springs -- Family owned & operated since February of 1958 when Maria and Florencio “Del” Delgado decided to share these classic recipes ...