Airfix Rarities Go Under the Hammer
Airfix Rarities to Go Under the Hammer 
The 28th July Vectis, Military, Civilian Figures, Equipment & Accessories Saleincludes a fantastic selection of original Airfix artwork & rarities.
The iconic artist Roy Cross provides 8 original box art paintings which include: Boeing 747, H.M.S. Victory, Prinz Eugen & the West German Destroyer Rommel (incidentally Roy's last ever commission for Airfix).
Another iconic Airfix artist Geoff Hunt is represented with 4 original naval paintings, these include: H.M.S. Ajax & H.M.S. Hotspur.
In addition to the original paintings there are numerous final version tracings, signed proof box tops & artists roughs.
In addition to the artwork, the sale will include a number of the iconic and extremely rare "Attack Force" 1st issue polythene vehicles, produced in the mid 1960's predominately for wargamers these vehicles were retailed on brightly coloured carded mounts at pocket money prices.
This sale offers an extraordinarily rare Centurion Tank trade box,  5 carded Centurions, 2 carded examples of the Troop Carrier, boxed (Rare 2nd issue) Elephant SP Guns & Tiger Tanks. 
The sale is topped off with a fine selection of Airfix kits, late 1950's/early1960's issues, German issue kits, U.S. Airfix releases & a selection of 1/76th   &  1/32nd figures. 
If you are an Airfix collector you cannot afford to miss this sale, this will probably be the last occasion that such a comprehensive collection of this quality will come onto the market. 
All lots for this sale can be viewed here
For more information regarding the collection or any of the lots in the on Friday 28th July please contact -
Simon Clarke on or call +44 (0) 1642 750616. 
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