Very Rare Victorian Antique Wooden Childs Sled

This is an extremely hard to find real Antique childs sled from the Victorian era (my guess). T is one cross bar missing near the front runners, and about a 3" long crack in the wood seat at the back end. Those are about the only flaws I can find other than general age. The seat has the original black paint and a flower design. The metal underneath the runners is still t and t are beautiful Swan heads forming a loop at the front. These probably held a rope handle I would guess. I don't think t has been any restoration to this sled, I can't see any evidence of it. It measures about 36" long 14" wide and about 9" tall. This would look great under the Christmas tree! Due to the delicate nature of this item I would prefer it to be picked up. I live in the Thousand Oaks, CA. area, but would be willing to travel about 50 miles. Shipping would be very costly, but if necessary I would do it. I only charge actual Postage, never a service charge. I just sent a very large package by UPS to Ohio recently, very close to the size if this, and it cost almost $150 !!! - I couldn't believe it. So if that is any indication, this would probably cost about the same to ship. Paypal, Check or Money Order. Thanks! ( Added Nov. 25, I've just been informed that shipping by DHL or Fed Ex may be a lot cheaper than UPS, so the shipping may be about half what ... read more