Military and Civilian Figures Toys and Collectables Auctions

Vectis is the world's leading auction house for Military and Civilian Figure collectables.

We auction or buy your Military and Civilian Figure collection here at Vectis Auctions, the World’s largest collectable toy specialist! If you have a Military and Civilian Figure collection from a single piece to a room of thousands, come to the experts; come to Vectis to ensure the best possible price!

We will auction or buy your Military and Civilian Figure collectables, including figures equipment & accessories from such makers as:

Airfix, Atlantic, Britains, Crescent, Cherilea, Conte Collectibles, Cbg, Mignot, Del Prado, Deagostini, Dragon In Dreams, Elastolin, First Legion, Gnm, Gottschalk, Hausser, Herald, Heyde, Historex, Hinchcliffe, John Hill, John Jenkins King & Country, Lineol, Lucotte, Morestone, Pixyland, Kew Stadden, Taylor & Barrett, Thomas Gunn, Tradition, Timpo and many more

We have a team of experts ready to catalogue your Military and Civilian Figure collection to achieve the best prices possible. Our full colour catalogues are available online to our worldwide audience and customer database of over 30 years of trading. Our marketing team will promote your collection at no additional cost and our in-house packing team will then ensure your Military and Civilian Figure collectables are sent to their new homes throughout the world.

Contact us today on 01642 750 616 or email:

Why use Vectis?

  • World record prices, higher than any other auction house
  • We will pack and ship all your items to a global audience
  • Our team of experts; cover all collectable genres
  • Full payment guarantees you against internet fraudsters
  • We will handle any returns or buyer queries
  • One-off commission – no extra lotting fees, photography or marketing fees
  • No collection too small or large
  • Over 30 years’ experience in the collectable toy industry

Whether buying or selling Military and Civilian Figure Collectables, Vectis is the place to choose! 

Figure collecting is a popular among both adults and children. The practice of collecting metal of plastic figures has been around since the 19th century, when they were first made of tin or lead.

Here are some of the most popular types of toy soldier collections: 

  1. Vintage Toy figures – Vintage toy soldiers can come in a variety of scales, and depict military formations & personalities from ancient times to the present, including WW1, WW2, American Civil War, Napoleonic Wars, etc
  2. Fantasy figures – Warhammer, 2000AD, Lord of the Rings
  3. Contemporary military miniatures – contemporary military miniatures are modelled and painted to collector standards and encompass warfare & warriors from ancient Egypt to Ukraine in 2023, ranges include: figures, equipment & accessories.
  4. DIORAMA & Soldier Playsets – These Toy soldier playsets can come in a variety of sizes and scales, and usually feature a variety of soldiers from different eras. Some playsets are designed to recreate specific historical battles.


We auction and buy:

  • Vintage Lead
  • Vintage plastic
  • Composite & Tinplate
  • Militaria
  • Modern Military Miniatures
  • Contemporary Collectors Series
  • Warhammer and other Fantasy figures
  • Uniforms and military equipment


Vectis: The Collectable Toy Experts. Whether buying or selling, Vectis is the place to choose!

Vectis hold 6 Military, Civilian figures, equipment and accessories auctions per year, we offer figures, equipment and accessories spanning production from late 19th century to present day.


Consistently achieving the best prices at auction for Military and Civilian Figure!


Sell your collection with us

Looking to sell? If you have a Military, Civilian figures, equipment and accessories collection from a single piece to a gathering of thousands, come to the experts, come to Vectis!

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