Military, Civilian Figures, Equipment & Accessories - Day 2 - Thursday 7th March 2019 10:30 AM
Day 2 of the Military, Civilian Figures, Equipment & Accessories sale starts with Modern and Contemporary Issues from Britains, King and Country, Figarti, Thomas Gunn and more. There are 19 Lots of Grenada Studios, Lead Army, Aeroart studios and similar in the Connoisseur Miniatures From Russia; plus Britains Motorcycle Series and Civilian Issues from Benbros, Timpo and Britains Racing Colours; and Plastic Issues including Connoisseur Selection. The sale continues with Britains - Boxed & Unboxed Military Issues, Un-boxed - Special Editions & Paris Office, Militaria including medals, uniform and clothing, and Toy Soldier & Military Books and original Airfix Archive artwork.
Airfix - Original Roy Cross Artwork - Original Water Colour illustration, comprising: Box Top Artwork [53 x 36cm] for the Series 2, 1/600th Scale Warships Range - Rommel - West German Navy Destroyer . Fully Signed By Roy. Image Mint overall. Unique
Britains for Gamages - Types of the Indian Army - Display Set - Cavalry, Post War Issue, comprising: from Set 47 - The 1st Bengal Cavalry - Mounted Trumpeter, Mounted Officer with Extended Sabre Arm & 3 x Mounted Sepoys with Drawn Sabres & Set 45 - 3rd Madras Cavalry - Mounted Officer with Extended Sabre Arm & 4 x Mounted Sepoys with Lances. Near Mint overall, contained [strung - insert stamped "GAMAGES OF HOLBORN"] in generally Fair to Good Gamages Special Toy Soldiers [Orange] Label set box. For a companion set - see Lot 4781, 22nd November 2017 sale. Rare the first example to be sold by Vectis.
Netherlands Early 20th Century Militaria, comprising: Model 1912 Jagers Uniform [1st Lieutenant], Includes, Model 1912 Officer's Full Dress Shako with Feathered Plume, Full Dress Uniform with appropriate Insignia [1st Lieutenant], 1912 Pattern Jagers Sabre with Lion head Pommel [Wandelsabel M1912], Dress Gloves & Shoes. The whole is mounted on a purpose made Museum Standard Mannequin. Some minor service wear otherwise generally Excellent overall. Rare to find in this condition & complete.
Britains - Set 148 - Royal Lancaster Regiment - 1907 - 1916 [as included in the "New Military Display & Game Set"], comprising: Mounted Officer on a Prancing Horse, Officer Running with Drawn Sword, Running Colour Bearer [Furled Colours], Running Bugler, 3 x Infantrymen Running at the Trail, 3 x Infantrymen Running at the Slope, 2 x Gunners with Ramrods & Small Cannon. [Ref: Opie, GBoB, page 115]. Some minor paint chips otherwise generally Excellent overall. Very Rare Issue. [13 pieces]
Hausser - Military Equipment Range - Zugmaschine [Heavy Tractor] - 6 x wheeled Wehrmacht "Granit" type Heavy Truck, comprising: Three Colour [Sand/Brown/Green Pre-War Camouflage, 6 x Wheeled Heavy Army Truck [30 x 10 x 13cm], Camouflaged Wheel Hubs with Black Treaded Tyres ["Hausser" moulded on rims], Hinged Tail Gate, Original 3 Colour Fabric Tilt, Clockwork Motor [untested - no key present], Battery Compartment for Head Lights [untested] & Hinged Cab Door. Minor age wear otherwise near Mint overall. A Superb Example in Original Condition
Lucotte - Napoleonic Range - [Époque Courtes/Margat -1903/1928] - 2eme Regiment de Chevau Legers Lanciers de la Ligne, 1812, comprising: Mtd Officer with Drawn Sabre, Mtd Trumpeter & 4 x Lancers with held Lances. All are depicted in Full Dress with Yellow Faced Blue Kurtka's & Brass Dragoon Style Helmets with Black Caterpillar Crests & Red Plumes. Some minor paint chips otherwise generally Excellent overall. RARE, [18 pieces including saddles/horses]
Britains - Racing Colours Series - [1936 Issue] - Owner - Lord Portal , comprising: Horse - Brown, Jockey Colours - Red Cap, Red Silks with Black "X" to Chest & Back. Near Mint overall. Ref: Roberts, Plate 33. Very Rare Issue, the First Example to be Sold by Vectis. [2 pieces]