Tin Toys — November 1, 2017 at 12:00 am

Tin Toy Corner: Hans Eberl’s Cyklonette

By Renaud Fournier (rfournier1900@live.com)

The Cyklon company was founded in Germany in 1902 until 1931 and created three-wheeled vehicles. Starting in 1902, the Cyklonette was one of the earliest front-wheeled drive vehicles, and was available until 1923.

Hans Eberl of Nuremberg, Germany made this rare lithographed wind-up toy rendition of the Cyklonette three-wheeled vehicle. It measures just under 7 inches in length and is a very accurate depiction of the three-wheeled vehicle.

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