Tin Toys — August 1, 2012 at 1:12 pm

Two Centuries of Toys at Auction – Spielzeugmuseum Davos

Two Centuries of Toys at Auction - Spielzeugmuseum Davos
Two Centuries of Toys at Auction – Spielzeugmuseum Davos
It seems fittin gthat European museums should own the best antique toys. So it comes as no surprise that the Spielzeugmuseum Angela Prader of Davos, Switzerland, presented a wonderful selection to the throngs of collectors and visitors who toured the three-story museum high in the Alps mountainside, including world leaders who were attending the international economic conferences for which the town is famous, and who likely found the magical world of antique toys a delightful respite from weightier decisions.

The museum is now closed, and its entire contents will be presented at auction by Theriault’s on Sunday, July 22, 2012, in New Orleans at the Westin Canal Palace.

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