Wind up the spring, give it a gentle push and the toy goes straight, then in circles and then straight again - works best on a smooth surface, not carpeted. The boy is attached to the steering mechanism and it appears he is attempting to over ride the carriage operator, hence the "naughty boy". Mechanism is in great working order, wheels are sound and turn as designed.
The main drive gear shows some wear but not enough wear to affect the operation. By comparison to toys of this era with similar drive gears, this is in excellent condition. Check out the video at the end of this listing.5" long, 4" high and 3 wide. An original condition, fully functioning toy, over 100 years old.
It will surely be the centerpiece in your vintage collection. Lehmann "Naughty Boy" Tin Windup Toy Carriage Car. Video will open in a new window. We do our absolute best to describe all our items with accuracy and appropriate pictures.
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The seller is "seemcgee" and is located in Goderich, Ontario. This item can be shipped worldwide.