Pre War Britains Lead Farm Animals, Miniature Cedar Tree and Cows,
A gorgeous miniature lead farm scene, the tree made in England between 1923 and 1939, the cows from the 1920s until circa 1960.
This stunning and substantial (for a miniature) hollowcast lead cedar tree is catalogue number 522, last appearing in the 1940 catalogue and hard to find in this very good condition. It measures approximately 4 3/4", 12 cm tall with no damage that I can see and an aged appearance with a little loss to the paint to reveal the lead beneath. The tree is fairly flat with some raised relief.
Catalogue numbers 508 and 538 these hollow-cast lead cows were among the first lead farm figures made by Britains in the early 1920s and continued until the 1960s. The one standing (508) measures approximately 4 cm, 1 5/8" tall. They are in very good condition with legs, ears and horns nicely intact and just some usual loss to the paint.
This is a lovely early Britains set, a fabulous addition to a collection of miniature lead farm figures, also attractive and interesting to display on its own. A lovely detail for a rustic farmhouse decor.
NOT SUITABLE FOR CHILDREN
Miniature lead figures are not suitable for use as toys for children but are for adults as collectors or for display. At the time of manufacture the dangers of handling lead toys and paint was not understood. They may also be a choking hazard.
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