SET: jointed string figures

Set Information edit

Set Comment

characters with movable joints designed to alter body positions when the string is pulled,
these come with and without Tuck markings or titles

Items in Set

black girl in blue and yellow dress sings
black girl in blue and yellow dress sings
Item Comment

has TO MY VALENTINE on her chest, back is blank

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
8 x 14 1/2 in.
Categories
boy in a red shirt and hat with a golf bag
boy in a red shirt and hat with a golf bag
Item Comment

boy in a red shirt and hat with a golf bag, he has green shorts and socks, no Tuck title or markings

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
7 1/2 x 11 1/2 in.
Categories
boy in red and white soccer uniform gets hit in the chest with a white soccer ball
boy in red and white soccer uniform gets hit in the chest with a white soccer ball
Item Comment

TO MY VALENTINE on his chest, back is blank

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
11 x 12 in.
Categories
boy in white clown suit with red hearts, green gloves and socks
boy in white clown suit with red hearts, green gloves and socks
Item Comment

TO MY VALENTINE on his chest, back is blank

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
8 x 13 1/2 in.
Categories
boy with football
boy with football
Item Comment

young boy with a football marked TO MY VALENTINE, he has a white uniform with orange and black stripes on his arms and legs,and seems afraid to catch the ball, back is blank

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
9 x 13 in.
Categories
brown bear, no Valentine
brown bear, no Valentine
Item Comment

marked on the reverse RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN. PRINTED IN GERMANY

Size
11 x 12 in.
Categories
brown bear, Valentine to chest
brown bear, Valentine to chest
Item Comment

TO MY VALENTINE, identical to the brown bear entered in this same set but has a red Valentine heart on his chest, on reverse is a poem LET ME SHARE YOUR JOYS, MY SWEETHEART, YOU MUST KNOW THAT I ADORE YOU! IF OF SORROWS YOU HAVE ANY, PLEASE LET "TEDDY BEAR" THEM FOR YOU.
marked on the reverse RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN. PRINTED IN GERMANY

Size
11 x 12 in.
Categories
Buster Brown with dog and paint can
Buster Brown with dog and paint can
Item Comment

has TO MY VALENTINE on his chest, back is blank but does come with the Tuck trademark and BUSTER BROWN title

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
10 x 13 in.
Categories
Chinese man in green and purple top with red pants, long black braid in his hair
Chinese man in green and purple top with red pants, long black braid in his hair
Item Comment

back is blank

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
9 1/2 x 13 in.
Categories
FLUFFY RUFFLES
FLUFFY RUFFLES
Item Comment

has TO MY VALENTINE on her chest, marked on the back RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD., PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN. PRINTED IN GERMANY. FLUFFY RUFFLES. ORIGINAL DESIGN, COPYRIGHT, 1907 BY THE NEW YORK HERALD CO., ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.
this copy is missing her feet

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
9 1/2 x 12 in.
Categories
FOXY GRANDPA
FOXY GRANDPA
Item Comment

old man on a blue suit with two young boys, has TO MY VALENTINE on his chest, back is marked DESIGN COPYRIGHT 1906 BY RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS CO. LTD. NEW-YORK

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
10 x 10 in.
Categories
FRITZ
FRITZ
Item Comment

boy wearing a blue top, brown shorts, blue stockings, and a hat,holds a pretzel in his right hand and a sausage in his left, come with variations of TO MY VALENTINE on his chest, come with and without Tuck markings or title, titled version is marked DESIGN COPYRIGHTED 1906 BY RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS CO. LTD. NEW-YORK. PRINTED IN GERMANY.

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
7 x 12 in.
Categories
girl with black hair and straw hat
girl with black hair and straw hat
Item Comment

girl with black hair and straw hat, she wears a green dress with a white apron, black stockings and boots, TO MY VALENTINE is on her chest, she has a necklace of blue beads with a pendant FB

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
8 x 13 1/2 in.
Categories
girl with red hair in pig tales holds a school slate
girl with red hair in pig tales holds a school slate
Item Comment

girl with red hair in pig tales holds a school slate, she wears a green dress with a white apron and long red stockings, TO MY VALENTINE is on her chest, back is blank

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
9 x 13 in.
Categories
HAPPY HOOLIGAN
HAPPY HOOLIGAN
Item Comment

man in brown checked jacket with a red sweater and blue pants, he smokes a cigar and is bald with a small red hat,
has TO MY VALENTINE on his chest, on reverse is DESIGN COPYRIGHTED 1906 BY RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS CO. LTD. NEW-YORK. PRINTED IN GERMANY,

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
7 1/2 x 13 1/2 in.
Categories
KATZENJAMMER KIDS
KATZENJAMMER KIDS
Item Comment

old woman in a red top and green skirt with two young boys, has TO MY VALENTINE on her chest, marked on the reverse DESIGN COPYRIGHTED 1906 BY RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD., NEW-YORK. PRINTED IN GERMANY

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
12 x 9 in.
Categories
LITTLE NEMO
LITTLE NEMO
Item Comment

has TO MY VALENTINE on his chest, marked on the reverse RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD., PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN. PRINTED IN GERMANY, LITTLE NEMO. ORIGINAL DESIGN COPYRIGHT, 1907, BY THE NEW YORK HERALD CO., ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
8 x 13 1/2 in.
Categories
man wearing a black coat and hat, brown pants,he holds a red handkerchief and has a bandage around his head,
man wearing a black coat and hat, brown pants,he holds a red handkerchief and has a bandage around his head,
Item Comment

TO MY VALENTINE on his chest, back is blank

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
9 x 12 1/2 in.
Categories
PATSY
PATSY
Item Comment

boy in a green jacket with a black top hat, yellow vest and brown pants, TO MY VALENTINE is on his chest, comes titled with RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN, also comes with a blank back

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
7 1/2 x 12 1/2 in.
Categories
PLEASURE
PLEASURE
Item Comment

girl in a blue and white dress holds a piece of pie in her left hand, has TO MY VALENTINE on her chest, marked on the reverse RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LTD.,PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
9 1/2 x 12 in.
Categories
polar bear, Valentine to chest
polar bear, Valentine to chest
Item Comment

TO MY VALENTINE, on reverse is a poem I WANT THEE FOR MY VALENTINE, AND HOPE THY LOVE FOR ME MAY BE AS LASTING AS THE LOVE THY :TEDDY BEARS" FOR THEE
marked on the reverse RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN. PRINTED IN GERMANY

Size
11 x 12 in.
Categories
scarecrow with a green shirt, brown pants and grey hat
scarecrow with a green shirt, brown pants and grey hat
Item Comment

TO MY VALENTINE on his chest, back is blank

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
9 1/2 x 13 1/2 in.
Categories
TOPSY
TOPSY
Item Comment

black girl wearing an orange dress and a blue apron holds a piece of watermelon, has TO MY VALENTINE on her chest, marked on the back RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LTD., PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN, also comes with a blank back and no title

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
10 x 12 in.
Categories
UNCLE REUB
UNCLE REUB
Item Comment

old man in coveralls, blue shirt and straw hat, TO MY VALENTINE on his chest, RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LTD., PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN, also comes with a plain back

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
9 1/2 x 13 in.
Categories
WAITING AT THE CHURCH
WAITING AT THE CHURCH
Item Comment

has TO MY VALENTINE on her chest, marked on reverse RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD., PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN. PRINTED IN GERMANY

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
10 1/2 x 13 1/2 in.
Categories
WAKE UP
WAKE UP
Item Comment

man smoking a large cigar, he has a large hat with WAKE UP written on it, green pants, black jacket and red vest with TO MY VALENTINE, marked on the reverse RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD., PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN. PRINTED IN GERMANY, WAKE UP. ORIGINAL DESIGN COPYRIGHT, 1907, BY THE NEW YORK HERALD CO., ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
7 1/2 x 13 1/2 in.
Categories
WALTZ ME AROUND AGAIN, WILLIE
WALTZ ME AROUND AGAIN, WILLIE
Item Comment

marked on the back RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN. PRINTED IN GERMANY

Artist
Frances Brundage
Size
7 x 11 in.
Categories