The General Toy sale to be held on the 21st of October
also includes a large selection of Tinplate and Plastic items, plus model
trains. The sale starts with large groups of boxed and unboxed models from
Matchbox, Corgi, Lledo, Dinky, EFE, Oxford Diecast and many others. Further lots include Meccano, Remote Control
vehicles, Kits, wargaming items, football memorabilia, cabinets, board games,
jigsaws and books. Tinplate and plastic items include Triang, Wells, Chad Valley,
Schuco plus many others and features cars, boats, aircraft, space and novelty
toys and Steam engines and accessories. There are a number of trains and sets
from Bassett Lowke, Marklin and Hornby plus Meccano Sets and Outfits.
Fairylite (Yonezawa of Japan) No.2205 "Moon Explorer" - scarce battery operated tinplate Space vehicle is white/red, includes white plastic antenna to roof, clear plastic dome at each end, one containing astronaut pilot and marked M-27, opening door to side with further astronaut, standing on 4 legs with 4 x orange plastic feet, untested, remote control cable attached with plastic missile shaped battery compartment and control unit (broken securing clip), the battery compartment requires cleaning but the model overall is generally Good Plus to Excellent for display, 8"/21cm long and comes in a Fair to Good card box with some sellotape repairs to the lid but does include inner packaging, "Caution" slip and spare plastic antenna.
Estimate: £160 - £220
Sold For: £420
Bowman (UK) "Aeroboat 1" - scarce pre-war large scale Speedboat with hollow wooden hull, fitted for strong rubber band propulsion, gear wheel to rear turning rudder and fitted with propeller - blue/cream with brown varnished hull, includes spring loaded aluminium engine cover and loose front tinplate cover - a Good scarce example, 31.5"/83cm long and still retains its original Fair wooden packing crate.
Estimate: £100 - £150
Sold For: £110
ETS (Czechoslovakia) O Gauge "Elektricka Zeleznice" tinplate electric Train Set - of recent limited edition production, includes a 040 Steeplecab Locomotive with pantograph, 2 x brown Open Wagons, Lowsided Wagon and a green Guards Van with sliding doors, together with a quantity of brass track on plastic sleepers and a ERS controller (UNTESTED) - appears Excellent Plus to Near Mint for display, all is contained in a substantial wooden box with illustrated label to lid.
Estimate: £100 - £150
Sold For: £70
Hornby O Gauge New Zealand Railways 442 clockwork Tank Locomotive - finished in maroon NZR livery, some retouching but still a Fair to Good scarce example.
Estimate: £130 - £180
Sold For: £130
Bing Table Top tinplate Railway items - large quantity including a LNER electric 3-rail 240 Tank Locomotive, several LMS and LNER Carriages and Wagons, Signal Box, Engine Shed, Tunnel, Station Buildings with platform components, quantity of 3-rail track, telegraph poles, together with double and single arm signals - some items are incomplete or would benefit from detail cleaning - otherwise Fair to Good. (lg qty)
Estimate: £130 - £180
Sold For: £90
Marklin (Germany) O Gauge 20 volt Articulated Rail Car - with central electric bogie with 3-rail Pick-ups, some retouching and overpainting to the roof but is wired for electric lamps to headlights and interior - a Good scarce example.
Estimate: £100 - £150
Sold For: £60
O Gauge 2-rail Finescale "King's Canterbury" Southern Railway 440 Schools Class Tender Locomotive - kitbuilt to a well detailed standard, finished in SR green/black, with cab detail, would benefit from more detailed cleaning - otherwise Good Plus to Excellent.
Estimate: £200 - £300
Sold For: £220
Atlas Editions (Jaguar Collection) a boxed group to include 4641112 Jaguar Mk.IX, 4641106 Jaguar Mk.2 (1960), 4641124 Jaguar SS1, 4641109 Jaguar XJ12C, along with others. Conditions all generally appear to be Excellent to Near Mint although none have been checked for completeness or correctness in generally Good to Good Plus outer pictorial special edition boxes (please note there is a slight possibility of duplication). Also to include in this lot is an Atlas Editions Six Jaguar Coaster Set which are housed in a metal tin which all look generally Good Plus to Excellent. (26 + coaster set)
Estimate: £100 - £120
Sold For: £200
WSI a boxed Crouch Recovery pair to include 02-2324 Volvo FMX Globetrotter 6x4 Wrecker "Crouch Recovery", 02-2673 Mercedes Sprinter "Crouch Recovery". Conditions appear Mint in Near Mint to Mint boxes. (2)
Estimate: £140 - £170
Sold For: £240
Corgi 36502 "The Italian Job" a 4-piece gift set to include Coach plus 3 x Minis - finished in red, white and blue. Conditions all appear to be generally Near Mint to Mint in a Good Plus to Excellent (couple of scuffs around edges) presentation window box - please see photo.
Estimate: £110 - £130
Sold For: £100
Raleigh Chopper related accessories and parts group comprising of (1) red/orange Mk.2 frame which generally appears Poor as it appears to have had rear stanchion bar cutaway and other repairs; (2) Mk.2 yellow frame complete with forks (no front Raleigh bade/been removed). Please note this frame is believed/appears to have renovated/refurbished or repainted in the style or to replicate a "Fizzy Lemon". It also appears that this frame has been fitted with new decals - please see photo - condition of this frame appears Fair to Good. Also in this lot is a quantity of spares and accessories with some being "NOS" to include a quantity of battery operated rear vintage lights, various pedals complete with reflectors (with one set being still carded), brake caliphers which includes brake blocks (one set in original Sturmey Archer box), chrome mudguards, centre gear shift selector unit with red plastic (long) gear shift handle along with various cables, inner tubes and other very collectable accessories and spares. Also to include in this lot is 2 front and back wheels complete with Redline tyres. Please note these Redline tyres do appear to still have "Tyre Tags" which suggests they have not been or hardly been used in the past. This is an extremely good opportunity to acquire some vintage and harder to find Chopper related spare parts and accessories along with as stated and Mk.2 frame in the style of "Fizzy Fish". If this frame was to be fully built with all parts needed this would still make an Excellent display piece. Conditions of all the spare parts and accessories all generally range from Good to Good Plus in Fair packaging where applicable. Please note none of these spare parts or accessories have been checked for completeness or correctness. (qty)
Estimate: £600 - £700
Sold For: £700