We were asked for more extra large steam engines, and can now offer a doozy! This is an extra large Gebruder Bing Steam engine from turn of the century.
Details are coming, but this is a hint of the impressive toy. This steam engine is about 22 1/2" high with the boiler being a little over 4" diameter, the flywheel is 5 1/2 in diameter. Gebbruder Bing Nuremberg, Germany 1866 1933 Karl Bub; toy trains/Fleischmann; toy boats Founder: Brothers Ignatius and Adolph Bing Spring-driven toys Wide-range of spring-driven, cars, buses , boats. Perhaps its biggest coup was a line of trains initiated in 1882.
Bing went under during the crash of 1929; Karl Bub acquired the toy trains division and Fleischmann the toy boats. Pictures included are of the actual item(s) for sale, colors may differ slightly in person due to lighting, cameras, or monitor settings. See the above section on combining items to see how to arrange to have an invoice sent to you.
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N, Steam Engine Extra Large" is in sale since Sunday, October 18, 2020. This item is in the category "Toys & Hobbies\Vintage & Antique Toys\Tin\Other Vintage Tin Toys". The seller is "antiquetoys-online" and is located in Nokomis, Florida. This item can be shipped worldwide.