Friday, May 12, 2017

Vintage Snow White Pyrography Set

A Snow White wood burning kit manufactured by Marks Brothers Company of Boston. "© 1938 Walt Disney Enterprises." The box cover depicts the dwarfs with etched wooden plaques and Dopey holding an electric etching pencil.

The kit included a catalog/instruction booklet, etching pencil, paint pallet, plus wooden plaques with images of the characters to be used for wood-burning and painting. The vertical pieces measure 3.5" x 5" x .125" thick. The horizontal is 7" x 5".

A finished plaque.

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The electric pen burner is missing from the above set but an example is shown below in another kit produced by the Marks Brothers Company.

Images via abright1969.

Still another kit displays the metal tapping tools found in some sets

Images via hollyoffspring.