Wanted are 1930s Disney tin toys [left] and windups, that could be from any country. We have been collecting for over 38 years. Therefore we seek the unusual and rarer items.

Fawcett's Antique Toy Museum,
Famous Fine Art & Antique Shop
Box 1156, 3506 Atlantic Highway [Route 1]
Waldoboro, ME 04572 USA
Email: fawcetoy@gwi.net
Phone: 207 832-7398 from 7 am to 8:30 pm Eastern Time.

We buy, sell and appraise antique toys of all kinds. We are particularly interested in acquiring items similar to those pictured on this page. This includes all rare early comic character and cowboy hero items that are priced within reason. We have been collecting for over 40 years. Therefore we only seek the unique, unusual and rarer items.

We mainly want vintage original comic art by Fred Harman (Red Ryder), George Herriman (Krazy Kat), Walt Kelly (Pogo), Winsor McCay (Little Nemo), Charles Schulz (Peanuts), Dell Comic Book Cover paintings, Big Little Book Cover Paintings, newspaper comic strip original art drawn by the artists, and animation art of all kinds from the Walt Disney, Fleischer, and Warner Brothers Studios. Beatles Yellow Submarine animation cels are wanted as well.


Donald Duck
Wanted: 1930s Donald Duck Toothbrush holder.

1995 Charles Schulz original art for a Peanuts Sunday comic strip

1949 Fred Harman original art for a daily Red Ryder comic strip


We want to buy old boxed children's picture rubber stamp sets. Or Mickey Mouse large Jelly (Jello) mold in the box only.


We are especially interested in 1930s Disney and Mickey Mouse items from around the world-Germany, England, Australian, etc. I want nothing from Disneyland or Disney World. Please send only small size, cropped pictures of any 1920s, 1930s, 1940s items you think might interest me. DO NOT email giant files with lots of large photographs. I will just delete them before they load on my computer. If you want to mail photographs, please send to John Fawcett, PoBox 1156, Waldoboro, ME 04572. Thank you.

Please remember that 1930s Mickey will have a white face with pie shaped cutouts in his eyes. Donald Duck will have a long bill like the pull toy on the right.




Wanted are original cowboy and comic characters mint box watches. We recently added the 1940s Donald Duck wrist watch, as pictured on the left.

Or Mickey Mouse Midget Library books, best mint in the box.

We want to buy vintage original comic art by George Herriman (Krazy Kat), Walt Kelly (Pogo), Winsor McCay (Little Nemo), Dell Comic Book Cover paintings, Big Little Book Cover Paintings, and art of all kinds from the Walt Disney Studios.

We are interested in 1930s early war British Mickey Mouse items, such as a set of Britain's Disney Mickey Mouse figures complete in the box. Or Mickey Mouse Weekly issue pictured on the right.




We are also seeking Felix the Cat items, especially English china with a statue of Felix on a chair or in a ashtray. Early Popeye, Betty Boop, Harrison Cady & Peter Rabbit, Snow White and other character radios, mint in-the-box tin toys and more.

We also want Lone Ranger items—movie posters, 5¢ pulp books, wrist watch mint in horizontal box, Mertia bread items, pictures, calendars, Brace Beemer (Radio Long Ranger) autographs and authentic items.


We want items actually worn by Brace Beemer, Hoppy, Gene Autry, Roy Rogers, such as this Roy Roger's cowboy shirt [right] on display in the Fawcett's Toy Museum.

We buy advertising character figures such as this wooden Mido jointed wood figure on the left.

If we already have what you offer to sell, we will refer you to another buyer.

  Right is a 1930s German Mickey & Minnie on a motocycle.