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Collection’s evolution

Brands and Manufacturers - Distler

toy airplanes - Blériot Airplane
Blériot Airplane

Blériot Airplane

Distler
Germany
1912 - 1920
Lithographed tinplate
With string
The propeller turns
9 x 14 cm

Blériot Airplane

Distler
Germany
1919
Lithographed tinplate
Toy to push or hang
9 x 14 cm

Blériot Airplane

Distler
Germany
1920s
Lithographed tinplate
With string
The propeller turns
12 x 19 cm

toy airplanes - 423
423
Distler ?
Germany
1920s
Lithographed tinplate

Wind-up mechanism

Rolls on the ground, the propeller turns

Hook for hanging
42 x 41 cm
toy airplanes - 424
424
Distler ?
Germany
1920s
Lithographed tinplate

Wind-up mechanism

Rolls on the ground, the propeller turns

Hook for hanging
42 x 41 cm
toy airplanes - 424
424
Distler ?
toy airplanes - Looping the loop (the Stunt-flyer)
Looping the loop (the Stunt-flyer)
Distler
Germany

1925 - 1928

Lithographed tinplate

Wind-up mechanism
in the plane

The propeller turns
23 x 32 cm
toy airplanes - Looping the loop (the Stunt-flyer)
Looping the loop (the Stunt-flyer)
Detail
toy airplanes - Blériot Airplane and its hangar
Blériot Airplane and its hangar
Distler
Germany
1928
Lithographed tinplate

Toy to push or hang
Hangar : 7 x 11.3 x 12.2 cm
Airplane : 9 x 14 cm
toy airplanes - 592
592
Distler
Germany
Ca. 1928
Lithographed tinplate
Push toy
Hook for hanging
6 x 7.5 cm
toy airplanes - C713, 1572
C713, 1572
Distler
Germany
1928 - 1930
Lithographed and painted tinplate

Wind-up mechanism
Rolls on the ground
25.5 x 28 cm
toy airplanes - C713
C713
Distler
Germany
1928 - 1930
Lithographed and painted tinplate

Wind-up mechanism
Rolls on the ground
21.5 x 28.5 cm
toy airplanes - D.19
D.19
Distler
Germany
Early 1930s
Lithographed tinplate
Wind-up mechanism
Rolls on the ground, the propeller turns
Hook for hanging
36.5 x 40 cm
toy airplanes - 574
574
Distler
Germany
Early 1930s
Lithographed tinplate

Friction mechanism
Rolls on the ground
17 x 12 cm
toy airplanes - D.19, Dapolin Benzin, Stanavo / D.19, Biscuits Drapeau, BP
D.19, Dapolin Benzin, Stanavo / D.19, Biscuits Drapeau, BP
Distler
Germany
Early 1930s
Lithographed tinplate
Wind-up mechanism
Rolls on the ground,
the propeller turns
Hook for hanging
36.5 x 40 cm
toy airplanes - 1572
1572
Distler
Germany
1930 - 1934
Lithographed tinplate
Wind-up mechanism
Rolls on the ground
25.5 x 29.5 cm
toy airplanes - 1572
1572
Detail
toy airplanes - 1572
1572
Engine’s detail
toy airplanes - C713
C713
Distler
Germany
Ca. 1930 - 1934
Lithographed tinplate
Wind-up mechanism
Rolls on the ground
21.5 x 28.5 cm
toy airplanes - JD 2755 / 1572
JD 2755 / 1572
Distler
Germany
Ca. 1932
Lithographed tinplate
Wind-up mechanism
The propeller turns and
drives the seaplane on the water
Hook for hanging
43 x 31 cm
toy airplanes - JD 2755
JD 2755
Distler
Germany
Ca. 1932
Lithographed tinplate
Wind-up mechanism
Rolls on the ground,
the propeller turns
Movable Steerable tail fin
Hook for hanging
43 x 40 cm
toy airplanes - JD 1727
JD 1727
Distler
Germany
Ca. 1933
Lithographed tinplate
Wind-up mechanism
Rolls on the ground,
the central propeller turns
Hook for hanging
Battery-operated lights
51 x 48 cm
toy airplanes - Pocket airplanes
Pocket airplanes
Distler
Germany
Ca. 1933
Lithographed tinplate
Wind-up mechanism
Rolls on the ground
12.5 x 10 cm
toy airplanes - JD 1727
JD 1727
Distler
Germany
Ca. 1933
Lithographed tinplate
Wind-up mechanism
Rolls on the ground,
the central propeller turns
Hook for hanging
Battery-operated lights
51 x 48 cm
toy airplanes - JD 1719
JD 1719
Distler
Germany
Ca. 1933
Lithographed tinplate
Wind-up mechanism
Rolls on the ground, the
central propeller turns
Hook for hanging
Battery-operated lights
51 x 48 cm
toy airplanes - 023 C25
023 C25
Distler
Germany
First half of the 1930s
Lithographed tinplate

Wind-up mechanism
Rolls on the ground,
the propeller turns
Machine-gun fitted with a flint system, 
producing sparks
28 x 30 cm
toy airplanes - JD 2761
JD 2761
Distler
Germany
1930s
Lithographed tinplate
Wind-up mechanism
Rolls on the ground
Movable Steerable tail fin
Hook for hanging
43 x 36.5 cm
toy airplanes - JD 2761
JD 2761
Detail
toy airplanes - JD 2761
JD 2761
Movable tail fin
toy airplanes - JD 2761
JD 2761
Distler
Germany
1930s
Lithographed tinplate
Wind-up mechanism
The propeller turns and
drives the seaplane on the water
Movable Steerable tail fin
43 x 41 cm
toy airplanes - JD 2761
JD 2761
Distler
Germany
1930s
Lithographed tinplate
Wind-up mechanism
Rolls on the ground,
the propeller turns
Movable Steerable tail fin
43 x 37 cm
toy airplanes - Lufthansa passenger plane
Lufthansa passenger plane
Distler
Germany
1930s
Lithographed tinplate
Wind-up mechanism
Rolls on the ground,
the propeller turns
Movable Steerable tail fin
Hook for hanging
43 x 39 cm
toy airplanes - JD 1727
JD 1727
Distler
Germany

Ca. 1933

Lithographed tinplate

Wind-up mechanism

Rolls on the ground, 
the central propeller turns

Hook for hanging

Battery-operated lights
51.5 x 48.5 cm
toy airplanes - JD 2755
JD 2755
Distler
Germany
Mid- 1930s
Lithographed tinplate
Wind-up mechanism
Lithographed tinplate, painted tinplate

Wind-up mechanism

The propeller turns and 
drives the seaplane on the water
43.5 x 48.0 cm

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