PTC Rounding Board Molds, PTC #46

 
PTC Rounding Board Molds, PTC #46
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Pair of Philadelphia Toboggan Co. Carved Molds for Rounding Boards. Provenance: The Sam High Estate, Freeman’s Auction, Philadelphia, PA. Sam High was President of PTC. These molds were used on the rounding boards for PTC #46, built in 1918, originally placed in Detroit, later moved to Olympic Park, Maplewood, NJ. Photo shows these figures on the carousel from p. 170, Frederick Fried’s Pictorial History of the Carousel. One figure with a draped flag and Union Shield, the other with a draped flag and American Eagle. Beautifully rendered with intricate detail, in hard wood, 28”H x 20”L x 4”D. Price: $11,500 for the pair.

Price: $11,500.00