Circa 1953, F.G. Taylor & Sons produced this wonderful toy. The set included a Roman chariot, a pair of horses and a chariot driver.
The chariot and horses have an overall length of 5″ . The height of the chariot is 1-3/8″; the horses are 2-1/8″ tall. The man is 2-1/8″ tall.
- Some features of this toy are:
- Metal construction
- All pieces are hand painted
- Wheels turn
- Horses attached to harness by pin
The set was manufactured in England and would will be rated as moderately rare in today’s market – regardless of where you live – UK or USA. It is marked on the underside of the chariot in raised lettering – Made in England, Copyright; with the manufactures name as well.