Sunday, January 13, 2013

Mounted fretsaw cut Mickey Mouse 1960s

Mounted fretsaw cut in a shape of  Mickey Mouse. This is a  plywood toy made in the 1960s. Measurements 28 cm x 15 cm.

Sunday, January 6, 2013

Fretsaw cut ostrich plywood toy made in New Zealand in 1930s

 Fretsaw cut ostrich plywood toy c1930s.

Oscar the Ostrich was Mickey Mouse's pet created in the 1936 comic story. Oscar was published for the first time   in the  "Oscar the Ostrich" comic story, however, he also  appears in " Oscar and Friday's Comic Clock" comic story.

This is a fretsaw cut ostrich plywood toy made in c 1930s.  Height 9,5 cm.

The saddle in  this toy refers to the 1936 comic story when  Mickey Mouse was riding his pet "Oscar the Ostrich".  Oscar was also wearing a green hat  in "Oscar and Friday's Comic Clock" comic story.