Lehmann “Zulu” African boy rides ostrich cart

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This windup was made from 1918 to 1935 by Lehmann in Germany and was designated EPL 721.  It depicts a black boy with reins and whip riding in an ostrich-driven mail cart.  Notice the tall cargo area with rear mail slot and envelope insignia.

This one is shown with its exceptional original box with interesting graphics.