Philadelphia Toboggan Company Carousel Lion

Striding PTC Carousel Lion

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Circa 1904, from the Philadelphia Toboggan Company in Germantown, Philadelphia, PA, this striding carousel lion features a raised, fiercly roaring head with a deeply carved full mane and a spread winged eagle behind the cantle. The carving detail on this carousel figure is remarkable!

  • Tail to Nose: 67 in.
  • Nose to floor: 61 in.

It has been restored and in good condition with minor seams and cracks. All defects and details are clearly seen in the images. Currently it resides in Tucson, AZ.

Lion head detail Lion saddle detail Lion spread winged eagle detail Lion rear paw Lion left front paw Lion face Lion front Lion rear Lion head reverse side detail Lion reverse side detail Lion rear reverse detail Lion reverse saddle detail Lion reverse side