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This World War I vintage toy was manufactured by Otto and Max Hauser in Stuttgart, Germany. The company, O&M Hauser, was founded by the brothers in 1904. An ambulance, complete with linen side curtains, is made of iron, but the figures and the horses are molded of elastolin, a mixture of sawdust and glue attached to a wire frame.


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WWI Toy Ambulance with Figures

creator   Otto and Max Hausser
date   1914-1918
location   Germany
process/materials   metal, sawdust, glue, linen
item type   Personal Items/Toy
accession #   #1969.05.01a-h

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