Rare New York Honeymoon Express

NEW YORK HONEYMOON EXPRESS. Tin lithographed toy w/ train and airplane. Toy has colorful circular base w/ city scene and track that runs in a circle around exterior. Track has red and yellow tin train attached to it, and there are three tunnels over track that train can travel through. Colorful buildings line track, and in centre of buildings is U.S. Post Office w/ grass, cars and people surrounding it. Blue and red airplane w/ propeller protrudes from top of post overhead, connected to a wire. Wind-up key is in roof of post office. “NEW YORK” is lithographed in white letters on top of roof. When key is wound, plane flies in circle and train moves along track in similar circular motion. No box. Manufactured by Marx. Made in USA, c. 1928.

See the toy in action here.

$2,300.00 USD

SKU: 1729 Categories: , , Tags: , , , , ,
Dimensions 9.5 × 9.5 × 6 in
Creator

Marx

Condition

Very Fine

Material

Lithograph, Metal, Tin

Condition Notes

Some small chips in lithograph and some fading, but overall in excellent condition.  Colors are bright and windup mechanism is in working order.