Friday 11 February 2022

Pedal to the Metal

Lot 58.

An early painted and wood fabricated metal Daimler Sports pedal car by Lines Brothers,  cream bodywork, black trim, circa 1940's, registration LB4242, part of the 'Rambler' Series

Estimate £1,000 - £1,500

For Auction 16th February

Lines Bros. Ltd was a British toy manufacturer, operating principally under the Tri-ang brand name. At its peak, the company claimed to be the largest toy maker in the world. As well as Pedal Cars they made Rocking Horses, Scooters, Hopping Poles, Doll's Carriages, Cycles, Model Aircraft, Swings and Doll's Houses for almost a century.  On the basis that three lines make a triangle they adopted the brand name Tri-ang.

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