VERY RARE KNAPP CAST IRON ENGINE 222 & TENDER 2" C/1905

  • Sold for: Start Free Trial or Sign In to see what it's worth.
  • Item Category: Toys, Dolls, Games & Puzzles
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Apr 03, 2011
  • Channel: Auction House

VERY RARE KNAPP CAST IRON ENGINE 222 & TENDER 2" C/1905
Album
Album
Album
Album
Album
Album
Album
Album
Album
Album
Album
Album
Album
Album
HERE IS A VERY RARE CAST IRON KNAPP ENGINE 222 with TENDER, probably from between 1904-1909. A VERY RARE ANTIQUE ENGINE and TENDER (with raised lettering)in NEAR MINT CONDITION. It is from the very obscure turn of the century company: The KNAPP CO. I will let the pictures speak for them selves as to condition and authenticity and size. Ruler included in some shots for scale. I am using many photo's from different angles and this should suffice. KNAPP Co. made from quality cast iron and great electric motors and this RARE EXAMPLE is in BEAUTIFUL CONDITION. Probably will not see another of these offered and this may be your only chance to acquire. I have researched the prices from past sales (few and far between) and comparable items have sold in the 4,000 to 7,000 range. Very reasonable starting range. PLEASE READ at the end of description the terms and shipping information. Here is some info I found on KNAPP: The Knapp Electric and Novelty Company was founded in 1895 in New York, N.Y. by inventor David W. Knapp. The company introduced a full line of 2" gauge 2 rail electric trains in 1904 making them one of the

Pay-pal items ship right away upon reciept. Personal checks take time to clear.

I accept the following forms of payment: PayPal
Shipping & Handling <...
... read more