You are looking at a TOY Vintage Johnny Eagle Lieutenant Cap Gun Pistol, Rifle and Placque Set. This set is excellent example of cap gun history.
An original vintage hard to find from the Topper Toy Company, this Johnny Eagle Lieutenant US Army 45 cap gun and Rifle Cap Gun is just too cool of a set to own these days. The pistol is 8 1/2; long while the rifle is 34" overall. Both cap guns are in working order with play wear.Both use the two piece toy bullets that are not included. The clips for both toys are also included and work. As noted on one of the photos, the end flash suppressor is missing on the rifle, but the sling is orginal and the cap rifle has not been cap fired. Both guns Fire caps, bullets; (shells ejected manually) Back in the 1960's this was the set to own and nowadays much more valuable and on the "I want in my collection" lists today!. The Johnny Eagle is made from durable plastic with a metal hammer and trigger The matching Johnny Eagle Placque is in excellent shape and holds the guns as originally sold.
We do our best to test each and every cap gun we sell. We use caps and any other necessary ammo to determine what will and will not work. Then we declare what we find. The Good Bad and Ugly of it all. We sincerely hope that when you win this auction, the mail comes and you finally sit in your easy chair and open that box from us you will be satisfied. Your mind will go back to a simple time where life was a little easier and the play was fun. This cap gun and the cap gun rifle are toys and can not be made to fire live ammunition
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