Penny toys

These small tin toys were first made during the 1860s, especially in and around Nuremburg, Germany.

They were often copies of larger tin toys. By the 1890s and into the early 1900s, companies in the UK, France, Spain, and the United States were producing penny toys by the millions.

Only some "penny toys" actually cost a penny, or in Germany, a 'pfennig', when they were first sold, but they were just about the least expensive toys around.

See also Tin toys.

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Penny Toy value and price guide

What's your Penny Toy worth in 2021? Here are some recently sold items.

Item Title Date Price
nice clean distler german tin penny toy girl in swing Nice Clean Distler German Tin Penny Toy Girl In Swing 09/2021 C $155.88
early 1900s german penny toy tin chauffer driven Early 1900s German Penny Toy Tin Chauffer Driven 09/2021 C $35.63
1920 s tin litho penny toy race car 8 1920 S Tin Litho Penny Toy Race Car 8 09/2021 C $23.54
tin penny toy gnomes sawing wood Tin Penny Toy Gnomes Sawing Wood 09/2021 C $172.42
1910s tin lithograph german penny toy walking beetle by 1910s Tin Lithograph German Penny Toy Walking Beetle By 08/2021 C $85.26
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