Lehmann “Wild West” bucking bronco

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This toy is also called “Bucking Bronco” or “Buffalo Bill” and bears EPL number 625.  Buffalo Bill was traveling circus act with a western theme and that was the genesis of this Lehmann toy which was made from 1909-1945.  The bronco moves around in a realistic manner upon a winding and succeeds in “bucking” or throwing the rider.  It is an impressive sight to behold. Shown with the original box with bright, colorful lid label.