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The General Toys & Military, Civilian Figures, Equipment & Accessories sale held on the 11th of July started with 200 lots of General Toys. Lots included Corgi, Dinky, Matchbox, Britains, Minichamps, WSI and LLedo; cars, commercials, Construction and Haulage, buses, farm related, Aircraft and TV and Film related, plus Franklin Mint Fire and Rescue vehicles. Other lots included catalogues, Scalextric, vintage computer consoles, electronic, and board games. The sale continued with 186 lots of Civilian Figures, Equipment & Accessories from “The Property of a Lady”. The collection included Britains Figures, Charbens and Timpo Circus series’, Salco Mickey and Minnie figures, Britains, Wend-Al and Timpo Farm series, figures from John Hill & co, Timpo railways series and a number of other series sets. The sale concluded with late entry sets from CB Mignot and Britains modern issues.

 

Matchbox Superfast group to include MB69 Corvette; MB71 Cattle Truck; MB71 Scania Unit; MB74 Fiat Abarth - conditions appear to be generally Near Mint to Mint in generally Good Plus to Mint window boxes (a few ends have become unstuck). (34)
Estimate: £40 - £50 Sold For: £240
Tekno "Gunfighter" 2-piece Set - condition is Mint including presentation box with correct certificate, comes with outer carded sleeve - see photo.
Estimate: £80 - £100 Sold For: £240
Britains - Salvation Army Series, 2nd Issues, 1934, comprising: Model No' 206B - Salvation Army Woman, 2 x Model No' 206B - Salvation Army Woman with War Cry & Model No' 207B - Salvation Army Woman with Tambourine. Some embellishment & retouching [mainly to hands & faces] otherwise generally Excellent overall. [4]
Estimate: £40 - £60 Sold For: £380
Britains - From Sets 1316/17 - Salvation Army Band, [2nd Versions] in Blue/Red, now comprising: 8 x Marching Musicians Playing Various Instrumentation, Includes: Bass Drummer in Red Uniform. Some embellishment & retouching [mainly to hands & faces] otherwise generally Excellent overall. [8]
Estimate: £80 - £120 Sold For: £280
Morestone - Compressor Set, comprising: Yellow 4 Wheeled Compressor with Red Rubber Air Hose, Pneumatic Drill & Operator in Flat Cap. Some paint loss [mainly to figure] otherwise generally Very Good overall. Rare to find with Drill. [2 pieces]
Estimate: £60 - £90 Sold For: £280
Scale Model [Matchbox Lesney] - Milk Cart, comprising: Orange Milk Cart with "Pasteurised Milk" to Sides, Grey Spoked Wheels, Fumed Metal Horse, Seated Milkman & 7 x Crates of Milk. Near Mint overall, contained in a generally Fair [Tape repair & moderate storage wear] illustrated carded box.
Estimate: £40 - £60 Sold For: £320
Unconfirmed Maker - Pre War Farm Series, comprising: Kneeling Sheep Shearer with Sheep & Crouching Sheep Shearer with Sheep. Some minor paint loss otherwise generally very Good overall. Rare, the First Examples to be Sold by Vectis. [2]
Estimate: £30 - £50 Sold For: £170