Michael D. Foster Reference Collection & Tinplate Toys - Thursday 21st March 2019 HIGHLIGHTS
The Michael D. Foster Reference Collection & Tinplate Toys sale which was held on the 21st of March featured some extraordinary items. The Michael D. Foster Reference Collection part 2 featured examples from volumes, three, four and five of the anthology including Brimtoy, Wells, and Mettoy, engines, coaches, wagons, accessories and sets plus clockwork vehicles. The Harrogate Tinplate Collection featured over 100 lots from a private owner collection including pressed steel and tinplate lorries, aircraft, cars, figures and animals from British and German manufacturers. Motoring reference books; sweet, confectionary, biscuit and tobacco tins; board games, vintage cameras, watches, clocks and coins; plus, phonographs and cylinders, and a radiogram. The sale also included Lego and Playmobil shop display figures, sign and displays, Lego vehicles; friction drive, pre and post war vehicles, novelty toys, radio-controlled boats and aircraft, Jetex Models, Meccano Outfits and much more.