An apple white Tri-ang Childs Writing Desk and Chair, with adjustable metal supports, maker’s label 'L. Bros Ltd, London', England, for Auction 14th July
The toymaking company Lines Bros Ltd was founded by brothers Walter, William and Arthur Lines after returning to civilian life at the end of World War One.
The Tri-Ang logo was chosen as a triangle is made of three lines.
By 1947 Lines Bros Ltd was one of the largest toy makers in the world incorporating Hornby, Dinky and Meccano. However by 1971 they called in the administrators due to overseas losses and Lines Bros was broken up.
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