Josef Falk began as an employee (salesman) of Georges Carette, but in 1895 he founded his own company. J. Falk produced many model steam engines, including some rather large overtypes. In 1912 Falk bought out Schoenner steam engines line for which he already produced engines since 1907.
After the First World War, Falk worked together with Bing, producing a some engines with the combined JF/BW label.
In 1934 the Schaller Bros. bought out Falk and the manufacturing of model steam engines ceased.
What's your Falk worth in 2021? Here are some recently sold items.
|Custom Brass 0 4 0 Gypsy Class Falk G Scale Steam||09/2021||£527.65|
|Steam Engine Grinder Possibly Bing Mamod Marklin Falk||08/2021||£10.29|
|Early Bing Marklin Falk Plank Ernst Verticle Steam||08/2021||£119.99|
|Joseph Falk Lever Type Safety Valve For Model Steam||08/2021||£18.15|
|Josef Falk J F Live Steam Stationary Vertical Engine||08/2021||£135.00|
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