The company was founded by Samuel Hofman in 1919 and produced metal toys and novelties including trains, miniature wagons, and cars. The firm commissioned Louis Wolf and Co. as their selling agent.
By 1920, the company incorporated and expanded the line to include a lightweight tin dump truck measuring approximately 7 inches in length and a "Main Street" trolley car measuring 6 1/2 inches long, Mohawk Metal Toy Company advertising disappears from the various trade publications during 1921 and the company is not heard from again.
What's your 'Mohawk' worth? Here are some recently sold items (Australia):
|Gasoline 15 Gas Pump Globe Gl321||05/2019||AU $362.78|
|1910 Native American Iroquois Indian||05/2019||AU $425.38|
|Recurve Bow Bearpaw||04/2019||AU $400.00|
|Bear Doll Dressed In Traditional||07/2019||AU $320.10|
|Rail King 30 1165 0 Nyc 4 8 2 Steam||05/2019||AU $284.46|
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