Metalcraft toys & trucks

Metalcraft Corp., St Louis, Missouri, 1920 - 1938. Metalcraft produced playground equipment (such as teeter-totters) and pressed-steel trucks and acquired the rights for producing the pressed-steel airplane of Lindburgh's "Spirit of St. Louis". The company made millions of toy truck premiums known as "Business Leaders".

Metalcraft toy trucks

George R. Ericson was the owner of the Metalcraft Corporation during the Great Depression and this company, like so many others in the world at that time, did not make it through the depression, shutting its doors for the last time in 1938.

Metalcraft Sunshine Biscuits truck:

Metalcraft value and price guide

What's your Metalcraft worth? Here are some recently sold items.

Picture Title Date Price
paul metal craft aluminium kitchen wall cupboards Paul Metal Craft Aluminium Kitchen Wall Cupboards... 04/2021 £800.00
copper sheet 0 9mm half hard 450mm x 450mm square Copper Sheet 0 9mm Half Hard 450mm X 450mm Square... 06/2021 £60.50
1mm soft copper sheet 320mm x 320mm square plate 1mm Soft Copper Sheet 320mm X 320mm Square Plate... 07/2021 £35.29
metalcraft tools scroll bender wrought iron Metalcraft Tools Scroll Bender Wrought Iron... 05/2021 £425.00
paul metal craft millersdale 1950s kitchen units Paul Metal Craft Millersdale 1950s Kitchen Units... 06/2021 £400.00
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Comments (3)
Kathy - October 28, 2019
Have a biscuit truck that is missing the radiator and box portion of truck. Tires are fine. Truck shows wear with scratches but looks a lot like the nice one in the video. Any value to anyone?
There are a few biscuit trucks for sale right now. Have a look here, maybe you can find yours and a value.
Verena - May 13, 2019
check the bottom of your truck if it reads metalcraft st louis its the real deal
Excellent tip, thanks very much for sharing!
Kathy - May 17, 2013
hello, I have a metal craft truck that has a white king express logo can you give me any info on these trucks. it does have metal wheels thank you