Items in Category Mechanical

Wedgwood style circular art nouveau image of ladies feeding ducks in the rain C 33/7
Wedgwood style circular art nouveau image of ladies feeding ducks in the rain
Set Title
calendar boards
Set Comment

an accumulation of boards that have lost their calendars and thus are not identified by year dates, many have had the numbers torn off or were printed without any

Item Comment

mechanical circular dials spin to set the correct date, perpetual calendar

scantily clad sexy lady bends forward at the hips C 36/14
scantily clad sexy lady bends forward at the hips
Set Title
calendar boards
Set Comment

an accumulation of boards that have lost their calendars and thus are not identified by year dates, many have had the numbers torn off or were printed without any

Item Comment

mechanical circular dials spin to set the correct date, perpetual calendar

bird on cart 631
bird on cart
Set Title
CALENDAR FOR 1894
Item Comment

probably not complete, 3 d fold out bronze colored cart with a white bird perched on top, calendar months under bird's wing which is hinged with a movable pin, two months per wing shaped page.
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LTD., LONDON, PARIS, BERLIN, NEW YORK, DESIGNED IN ENGLAND, CHROMOGRAPHED IN PRUSSIA

PANSY LAND CALENDAR FOR 1895 1226
PANSY LAND CALENDAR FOR 1895
Set Title
CALENDAR FOR 1895
Item Comment

twelve fan panels connected at the base and with a ribbon, designed to spread out to make a fan, each panel has an image, a phrase, and a monthly calendar page, on reverse RAPHEL TUCK & SONS, LONDON, PARIS, AND NEW YORK. PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN. DESIGNED AT THE LONDON STUDIOS. PRINTED IN GERMANY

THE GOLDEN YEAR CALENDAR FOR 1895
THE GOLDEN YEAR CALENDAR FOR 1895
Set Title
CALENDAR FOR 1895
Item Comment

chrysanthemum flowers on metal pivots that move to reveal calendar months underneath

THE DOROTHY CALENDAR FOR 1896 1627
THE DOROTHY CALENDAR FOR 1896
Set Title
CALENDAR FOR 1896
FLOWER FACES CALENDAR FOR 1896 1671
FLOWER FACES CALENDAR FOR 1896
Set Title
CALENDAR FOR 1896
Item Comment

ONE SEES WITH EACH MONTH OF THE MANY-FACED YEAR A THOUSAND SWEET CHANGES OF BEAUTY APPEAR. portrait images starting with an infant (Jan) and increasing gradually to old age(Dec) that pivot on metal pins to reveal calendar months underneath

HEARTSEASE A CALENDAR FOR 1896 1676
HEARTSEASE A CALENDAR FOR 1896
Set Title
CALENDAR FOR 1896
Item Comment

FAIR BE ALL THY HOPES, AND PROSPEROUS BE THY LIFE. SHAKESPEARE
basket of pansies. Each month is covered by a diecut heartsease (pansy) that swivels sideways to reveal that month's calendar.

GOLDEN HOURS CALENDAR FOR 1897 1932
GOLDEN HOURS CALENDAR FOR 1897
Set Title
CALENDAR FOR 1897
Item Comment

flower panels swing to reveal a monthly calendar underneath, RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LTD. PUBLISHERS TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN. LONDON, PARIS, NEW YORK. DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND, PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN SAXONY, similar to GOLDEN HOURS CALENDAR FOR 1898 numbered 2263

THE GOLDEN YEAR CALENDAR FOR 1897 1953
THE GOLDEN YEAR CALENDAR FOR 1897
Set Title
CALENDAR FOR 1897
Item Comment

flowers on metal pivots that move to reveal calendar months underneath

grandfather clock with calendar months in the clock face (no title) 2242
grandfather clock with calendar months in the clock face (no title)
Set Title
CALENDAR FOR 1898
Item Comment

the doors of the clock used to open when the tassels are pulled to reveal the calendar months, has been repaired

A WAY TO BE HAPPY CALENDAR FOR 1899 2777
A WAY TO BE HAPPY CALENDAR FOR 1899
Set Title
CALENDAR FOR 1899
Item Comment

calendar pages underneath the weight image

THE GLORY OF THE YEAR CALENDAR FOR 1899 2806
THE GLORY OF THE YEAR CALENDAR FOR 1899
Set Title
CALENDAR FOR 1899
Item Comment

chrysanthemum flowers attached with metal pins pivot to reveal calendar months underneath, missing the flower to cover the month of December

Pierrots riding a bike (no title given) CALENDAR FOR 1899
Pierrots riding a bike (no title given) CALENDAR FOR 1899
Set Title
CALENDAR FOR 1899
Item Comment

two pierrots riding on a bicycle that spreads open and is designed to stand on its own, tear off monthly calendar pages are suspended on a banner between them, the original title was probably on the cover of the tear off calendar part, the wheels are designed to move

YE OLDE WATER-MILL CALENDAR FOR 1900 3380
YE OLDE WATER-MILL CALENDAR FOR 1900
Set Title
CALENDAR FOR 1900
Item Comment

three dimensional stand up calendar

LADEN WITH GOOD WISHES CALENDAR FOR 1901 4048
LADEN WITH GOOD WISHES CALENDAR FOR 1901
Set Title
CALENDAR FOR 1901
Item Comment

designed to stand up, has internal central support and does stand independently to give a 3 dimensional effect, calendar months in sails

THE MOTOR CARNIVAL 4831
THE MOTOR CARNIVAL
Set Title
CALENDAR FOR 1902
Item Comment

3 dimensional car with driver, young girl and glamorous lady in fancy dress, floral decorations as if the car was in a parade, calendar in monthly pages attached, designed to stand independently, has been repaired but the wheels were originally designed to turn and the lady in the car to move forwards and backwards with the movement

THE SERENADE CALENDAR FOR 1903 5290
THE SERENADE CALENDAR FOR 1903
Set Title
CALENDAR FOR 1903
Item Comment

three die cut shaped panels connected with ribbon and designed to hang, the bottom image comes forward to create a 3 dimensional affect

THE SPEEDWELL CALENDAR FOR 1903 5325
THE SPEEDWELL CALENDAR FOR 1903
Set Title
CALENDAR FOR 1903
Item Comment

SAILING MERRILY THROUGH THE YEAR, easel artistic series trademark. three dimensional and stands independently, calendar months on the sails

FORGET-ME-NOT CALENDAR FOR 1904 5817
FORGET-ME-NOT CALENDAR FOR 1904
Set Title
CALENDAR FOR 1904
Item Comment

leaf shaped die cut panels originally connected with ribbon and designed to hang, calendar months hidden under flap connected with movable pins

MY LADY'S CALENDAR FOR 1904 5836
MY LADY'S CALENDAR FOR 1904
Set Title
CALENDAR FOR 1904
Item Comment

Has movable stand to push out the glamorous lady's portrait forward and make the calendar stand independently, 3-d, calendar months on a fan shaped background

DAYS OF DELIGHT CALENDAR FOR 1905 323
DAYS OF DELIGHT CALENDAR FOR 1905
Set Title
CALENDAR FOR 1905
Item Comment

a ladder of calendar months that opens and has six children in a basket suspended between the supports, designed to stand, copies in reference collection are not complete

FORGET-ME-NOT CALENDAR FOR 1905 5823
FORGET-ME-NOT CALENDAR FOR 1905
Set Title
CALENDAR FOR 1905
Item Comment

three die cut shaped panels connected at the center and designed to move, the same calendar exists for 1906 but is not marked Tuck

SUNNY DAYS CALENDAR FOR 1906 507
SUNNY DAYS CALENDAR FOR 1906
Set Title
CALENDAR FOR 1906
Item Comment

three die cut panels that fold to make pretty ladys pop up and creates a 3 dimensional effect

IN A DUTCH HOMESTEAD CALENDAR FOR 1906 625
IN A DUTCH HOMESTEAD CALENDAR FOR 1906
Set Title
CALENDAR FOR 1906
Item Comment

three panels connected with interlocking tabs that allow the calendar to stand and creates a 3 dimensional effect, had been repaired

PANSY BLOSSOMS CALENDAR 1906 633
PANSY BLOSSOMS CALENDAR 1906
Set Title
CALENDAR FOR 1906
Item Comment

segments come forward on folded cardboard supports to create a three dimensional effect, originally the calendar was underneath some of the pansies but it has been glued down

THE WHEEL OF TIME CALENDAR FOR 1906 670
THE WHEEL OF TIME CALENDAR FOR 1906
Set Title
CALENDAR FOR 1906
Item Comment

mechanical spinning wheel that spins to place the appropriate days of the week to the date. poor condition with many chips to the edges

FAITHFUL FRIENDS CALENDAR FOR 1907 530
FAITHFUL FRIENDS CALENDAR FOR 1907
Set Title
CALENDAR FOR 1907
Item Comment

dog's heads are designed to stand out when folded correctly but this copy is stuck down and in poor condition

ROCK OF AGES CALENDAR FOR 1907 934
ROCK OF AGES CALENDAR FOR 1907
Set Title
CALENDAR FOR 1907
Item Comment

designed to have the seascape images stand up when folded correctly

IN FAIR JAPAN CALENDAR FOR 1907 972
IN FAIR JAPAN CALENDAR FOR 1907
Set Title
CALENDAR FOR 1907
Item Comment

four panels joined in the centre and designed to move into a circle, hand written note and signature of Sarah Steier (Brundage expert) on the reverse

IN A JAPANESE GARDEN CALENDAR FOR 1907 1075
IN A JAPANESE GARDEN CALENDAR FOR 1907
Set Title
CALENDAR FOR 1907
Item Comment

mechanical and designed to stand in a three dimensional manner

THE DAISY CHAIN CALENDAR FOR 1907 2906
THE DAISY CHAIN CALENDAR FOR 1907
Set Title
CALENDAR FOR 1907
Item Comment

four portraits of girls are designed to stand out when the calendar is folded

IN FAIR JAPAN CALENDAR FOR 1908 1402
IN FAIR JAPAN CALENDAR FOR 1908
Set Title
CALENDAR FOR 1908
Item Comment

central figure is designed to pop up

BIRDS OF A FEATHER CALENDAR FOR 1908 1475
BIRDS OF A FEATHER CALENDAR FOR 1908
Set Title
CALENDAR FOR 1908
Item Comment

three owls sitting on a branch and smoking long pipes, designed to stand when the flap at the back is opened, calendar months under the flap, paper tab on the back states MOVE UP AND DOWN TO MOVE THE EYES

HAPPY BIRTHDAY FROM ALL OF US rooster with gavel left of chicks, puppy & chicken, inset reads OUR BETTER POLITICIANS ... HALLMARK
HAPPY BIRTHDAY FROM ALL OF US rooster with gavel left of chicks, puppy & chicken, inset reads OUR BETTER POLITICIANS ...
Set Title
Greeting, HALLMARK, (Late KGVI & Late QM), Birthday, Oversize
Set Comment

Tuck logo above RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. -- FINE ART PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO THE LATE KING GEORGE VI -- THE LATE QUEEN MARY -- H.M. QUEEN ELIZABETH THE QUEEN MOTHER
A HALLMARK CARD (inside crown or not) bottom (centre or right) with MADE IN ENGLAND -- COPYRIGHT BELOW

Item Comment

single sheet folded to quarters, paper wheel insert turns
front inscription cont'd: OUR BETTER POLITICIANS AND PUBLIC MEN OF NOTE ARE RAISED TO THEIR POSITIONS BY MEANS OF POPULAR VOTE
inside left:SO ALL OF US SELECTED THIS SPECIAL DATE TO SAY THAT YOU HAVE BEEN ELECTED TO HAVE A HAPPY DAY!

no front title, mechanical perforated aeroplane scene, girl waves to another about to take off & fly KGVI England
no front title, mechanical perforated aeroplane scene, girl waves to  another about to take off & fly
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY (G.V. period), Printed in England, Birthday
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- ART PUBLISHERS TO HIS MAJESTY THE KING AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY, PRINTED IN ENGLAND -- COPYRIGHT LONDON

Item Comment

rotating wheel shows various flying scenes through window top right
oblong single sheet single folded to top & bottom flaps
below top:-A RECORD HAPPY BIRTHDAY
at base:-:THERE'S JOY IN THE AIR! YOUR BIRTHDAY BRINGS MIRTH AND LAUGHTER UPON ITS WINGS; MAY THE HOURS GLIDE BY YOU WITH GREAT DELIGHT, AND YOUR GLADNESS MOUNT TO A RECORD HEIGHT

no front title, mechanical perforated circus scene, clown holds hoop for another to dive through KGVI England
no front title, mechanical perforated circus scene, clown holds hoop for another to dive through
Set Title
Greeting, THE KING AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY (G.V. period), Printed in England, Birthday
Set Comment

logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- ART PUBLISHERS TO HIS MAJESTY THE KING AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY, PRINTED IN ENGLAND -- COPYRIGHT LONDON

Item Comment

rotating wheel shows acts through window top right
oblong single sheet single folded to top & bottom flaps
below top:-WISHING YOU ALL THE "FUN OF THE FAIR" ON YOUR BIRTHDAY
at base:-:- HERE WE ARE AGAIN, YOU SEE! AND YOUR BIRTHDAY IS HERE, MAY IT BRING YOU FUN AND GLEE AND ALL THE BEST OF CHEER.

SUNBEAMS FROM THE SOUTH 3376
SUNBEAMS FROM THE SOUTH
Set Title
SUNBEAMS FROM THE SOUTH calendar year unknown
Item Comment

articulated mechanical calendar that see-saws, not complete and no year given