TippCo toys, founded in 1912 in Nuremberg, the company was named after one of its founding directors, Miss Tipp.
Another founder was Philip Ullmann, who was forced to flee to England in 1933 because he was Jewish. Together with Arthur Katz he had some space offered by Bassett-Lowke where he began manufacturing toys to raise funds for other Jewish refugees. Later he founded Mettoy, which became the producer of the famous Corgi Toys.
Specialty: Military line of tin toys. TippCo's military vehicles are among the finest clockwork tin toys produced before WW2 as well as other toy companies that produced high-quality tin windup toys such as Carette, Bing, Hess and Lehmann.
What's your Tippco worth? Here are some recently sold items.
|Last One Tippco Porsche 356 In 1 32nd Tinplate For...||06/2021||$9.99|
|Pre War Tippco Tin Lithographed Clockwork Renault...||06/2021||$175.00|
|Pre War German Tippco Medium Tin Clockwork Renault...||06/2021||$185.00|
|Old Tin Toy Plane Germany Year 1930 Penny Cko...||06/2021||$59.30|
|Tin Toy Wind Up Tippco Reg Pu 9481 Driver Repair...||06/2021||$12.50|
|See all sold items on eBay for more prices||07/2021||$-.--|