Lot 121: Pre-War Cartoon Figure "Henry"
12 November 2016
South San Francisco, CA, USALive Auction
Description: Japanese, Wheeled Clockwork Toy, Hand Painted Celluloid Face, Painted Tin Base-Missing Brother Figure; Good/Very Good Condition, 6 1/2"H
Notes: Turner Auctions + Appraisals is pleased to feature the Anita & Sedwick Hellman Toy Collection. Offering over 245 lots amassed from coast to coast over 50 years, the collection includes toy cars, trains, guns, airplanes, tin toys, dolls and more. Residents of Mamaroneck, New York, the Hellmans were avid collectors for five decades, looking for toys of value, in good shape and ones that caught their fancy. Over the decades, their total collection was estimated from 2,000 to 3,000 items creating one of the outstanding and largest collections on the East Coast.