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Observer #28

toy soldier

The Manoil Manufacturing Co. is best known perhaps for its hollowcast toy soliders, although the Waverly, NY, company also made metal airplanes and cars. The Manoil brothers (Maurice and Jack) founded the company in the 1920s, but it begin toy production in 1934. The company continued in operation until 1959.

  • Manufacturer: Manoil Mfg. Co.
  • Material: cast lead
  • Origin: USA
  • Object ID: 111.3671
  • Credit Line: Gift of Diane Rogers in memory of H Don Rogers
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