1921 Minstrel Band "Ham & Sam"- Fully Operational Moving Musicians w/ box - SEE VIDEO. Fully lithographed piano, figures and clothing.Both figures are articulated and move when the spring start switch is operated. Hands move across keyboard and guitar player moves to and fro.
Song sheet in front of piano player - lots of graphics on piano. On-Off switch is on the front of the piano between the musicians.
The the wind-up key is located on the right side. Item is in excellent, operating condition. Box also has great graphics but is a reproduction - great quality - heavy box-board structure. One flap has come loose and is included in the box.There are no scratches on the piece but there is some color loss where the movable parts on the figures have rubbed against each other. Each figure moves about when wound; works as originally designed. A wonderful piece by Strauss Mechanical, 1921. Oximate size : 6-1/2" long x 5-1/2" high and 5 wide. A rare item in equally rare, operating condition. A perfect addition to a vintage toy collection. Ham and Sam "The Minstrel Team" Tin Toy by Strauss.
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This item is in the category "Toys & Hobbies\Vintage & Antique Toys\Wind-up Toys". The seller is "seemcgee" and is located in Goderich, Ontario. This item can be shipped worldwide.