Military, Civilian Figures, Equipment & Accessories - Day 1 - Wednesday 6th March 2019 10:30 AM
The Military & Civilian Figures, Equipment & Accessories sale to be held on the 6th of March features The Philip Dean Collection, 525 lots of pre and post war figures and sets, including Britains, Charben, John Hill & Co, Pixyland Kew, Timpo and many others. Series include Wedding party, Circus, Farm, Village, Railway Station, Garden, Sports and Space plus many more. Further items in this sale include 79 lots of post war CBG Mignot ranges, including Napoleonic, Ancients, WW1 and 18th/19th and 20th Century Ranges.
Wend-Al - Nursery Rhyme Series, comprising: The 3 Bears. Minor Paint rubbing [mainly to Paws] otherwise near Mint overall. See Page 206 of: Hollow Cast Civilian Toy Figures [Schiffer, 2005] for these examples. UNIQUE. [3 pieces]
Britains - Set 641 Civilian Motorcycle and Sidecar [1932-41 Only], comprising: Red Motorcycle & Sidecar, Rider in Grey Suit, Pink Shirt & Black Tie, Pillion Rider in White & Red Dress Signalling Right & Sidecar Passenger in Green Coat, Yellow/Green Hat & White & Green Scarf. See Page: 86: Joplin - Britains Civilian Toy Figures for this example. Minor paint chips otherwise generally Excellent overall. Rare to find in this condition. [3 pieces]
John Hill & Co, "Quo Vadis" Display Set , comprising: Two horse "Briga" type Chariot, Driver with Whip, 4 x Roman Soldiers on Foot, Lion & Leopard. Near Mint overall, contained [strung] in a generally Good [some storage wear & old repairs] film poster label Q.V. set box. Rare Issue to find in this condition
Charbens - Soap Box Racer [circa,1938], comprising: 4 Wheeled Open Cart finished in Light Brown with Red Wheels & Steering "Rope", Seated Scout Driver, Scout Pushing & Scout Throwing a Stone [Blue Uniforms with Black Caps]. Some minor paint chips otherwise generally Excellent overall. Extremely Rare Blue Uniform Issue, the first example to be sold by Vectis.
Timpo - Set No' 219 - "The Official Hopalong Cassidy Series" - Mounted Set, comprising: Mounted Various Action Poses, Some minor paint losses otherwise generally Very Good overall, contained [unstrung - Insert with blue Timpo "Triangle" label] in a generally Good [some storage wear] illustrated lid label set box. See Page 186 of: Hollow Cast Civilian Toy Figures [Schiffer, 2005] for an example of this set. The Extremely Rare Mounted Version of this Set, the first example to Sold by Vectis.
H.R. Products [Reynolds] - Pirates of Fact & Fiction Set, comprising: Cutty Carver, Captain Hook, Black Jack, Long John Silver & Wall-eye Jim. Near Mint overall, contained [strung] in a generally Excellent [minor storage wear] plain HRP set box. Rare.
John Hill & Co - Railway Series - Set R3 [post war issue], comprising: Railway Porter with Trolley, Railway Porter with Sack Barrow, Guard with Flag & Whistle, Driver with Oil Can, Fireman with Shovel, Porter carrying Case, Station Master, Station Sign [Euston], Girl Sat on Trunk, 4 x Pieces of Luggage, 5 x Platform Machines, Pillar Box & Platform Light. Near Mint overall, contained [strung] in a Very Good [some lid corner repairs] illustrated lid label set box & PD Collection Outer with printed label. Rare, the first example to be Sold by Vectis.
Britains - Set 23MG - Miniature Gardening Series, [1931 - 36 Only], comprising: Assorted Flower Beds, Garden Wall Sections, Brick Pillars, Crazy Paving Sections, Rockery Components, Assorted Flowers, Etc. Very Good overall, contained [original inserts intact] in a generally Poor [extensive storage wear] "Floral" pattern box with illustrated lid label. Scarce, the first example to be offered by Vectis.