The Property of a Lady
The following four lots are the actual collection that feature in David Pressland's The Book of Penny Toys, New Cavendish Books, pp. 192-194. All numbers referred to in the descriptions are from this publication.
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These toys were given to the vendor's grandfather in 1927; they were originally bought for an invalid boy born in 1907. His father acquired them from a village shop in Great Bentley between 1910 and 1915 and they were hidden in games of hide and seek for the boy to find; sadly he died in 1920.