Schoenhut Humpty Dumpty circus drum blue/yellow

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Albert Schoenhut was a third generation wood carver, born in Germany, who established his toy factory in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1872 for making wood toys; his first toy was a piano.  It's believed the first dolls copyrighted in 1903 were for the Humpty Dumpty Circus including lady and gentleman acrobats, lion tamer, lady circus rider and a ringmaster. 

This is an early wooden circus drum in blue with yellow gold detailing. It can be used to create various circus displays and measures just under 7 cms / 2.75 inches high

in overall very good original condition with some minor wear, mainly to decoration 

 


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