history of Spenkuch

Item number: Spenkuch (4100)


Category: Spenkuch


Company history and description of the company Georg Spenkuch, Nuremberg, Germany

In 1880 the company was founded by Gerog Spenkuch. They produced semi-plastic figures. The packages were labeled with GSN. In addition to battles and military scenes and scenes of everyday life are shown.
In the first World War production is reduced by the more increasing competition.
1941 the production was stopped because of the shortage of raw materials for war production.
1952 most forms are sold to Berlin and another part went to the USA.
starting in 1972 some figures were produced again in Berlin by Hans-Günther Scholtz

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