It features four metal racehorses and their riders who spin through metal gate posts. It is a betting game as the bettors can bet on wehther the grey, chestnut, black, or dun horse will finish at the final pole.
The original box cover shows some wear and fading but, overall, it is intact. The box is made of firm, thick cardboard stock.The lid has an indentation/small crack at the middle. The toy is engaged by pulling the lever to the left. Toy spins well but surely, given its age, should be handled carefully. The gates are securely attached. The overall measurements, with the lid on, are 8 1/4 by 8 3/8 inches and 4 3/8 inches tall. Thank you for shopping with us.
We will do what we can to make everything right! The item "Rare Antique Jeu de Course French Mechanical Horse Racing Race Game Toy" is in sale since Sunday, July 21, 2019. This item is in the category "Toys & Hobbies\Vintage & Antique Toys\Other Vintage & Antique Toys". The seller is "gardennut01" and is located in Dayton, Ohio. This item can be shipped worldwide.