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The military, civilian figures, equipment and accessories sale to be held on the 17th of May starts at the earlier time of 9am, with modern and contemporary issues from Britains, King & Country, CBG Mignot, Lucotte, Heyde and others.  Further items include Composition & Tinplate Figures, Vehicles & Accessories and a nice selection of Britains Racing Colours of Famous Owners, which includes the final part of The Ossington Collection, the first of which, was held in February and produced some fantastic prices. The sale will also include boxed and unboxed Britains Military issues, Books & Catalogues, Airfix Archive and Militaria. 

Heyde - No "1" [60mm] size solids made prior to 1900 by Georg Heyde of Dresden, Germany, comprising: Set: "Generalstab / Etat-Major / Generality" [General Staff - Circa, 1890] - 6 x Mounted General Officers, 2 x Mounted Heavy Cavalry Generals, 2 x Mounted Lancer Generals & 2 x Mounted Hussar Generals. Some age wear otherwise generally Very Good overall, contained in a generally Very Good [some age wear] Original Wooden set box with Sliding Lid & "Zinn Compositions Figuren" set box. Extremely Rare "Fresh to the Market" Set in Original Condition, The First Example to be Sold by Vectis.
Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000 Sold For: £1,700
Lucotte - Napoleonic Range - [Époque Courtes -1913] - L'Empereur Napoleon et Etat Major a Cheval [The Emperor Napoleon & the General Staff - Mounted] comprising: Napoleon & 10 x Various ADC's, Generals, Marshals & Bonaparte Brothers, Includes: King Jerome of Westphalia, Marshal Ney. Marshal Bessieres, General Junot, Etc. Some minor age wear, paint chipping & areas of embellishment otherwise generally Excellent overall. [33 pieces including saddles & horses]
Estimate: £300 - £500 Sold For: £300
Tipp & Co - Offener Tourenwagen [Wagen des Fuhrers - 113 / 6429] 1935 - Pre 1936 Fuhrer Wagen in SA colour scheme [ref: page 73 - Huber, Tipp & Co, Tummel, Nuremberg 2003], comprising: Mercedes Benz Saloon with Folding Hood [O/A L 23 x W 9 cm], RARE First Version all Metal Wheels with MB Symbol Hub Caps, original MB "Star" Emblem to Bonnet [missing], Finished in Two Tone Pale Grey/Green & Sand with Brown Seats & Silver Grey Radiator, Headlight Assembly. Clockwork Motor [untested no key present]. This First Version of the "Fuhrer Wagen" was initially produced in this SA Colour Scheme, as opposed to the Black SS Version. Some storage wear to painted surfaces otherwise generally Very Good overall. Very Rare Variant.
Estimate: £500 - £750 Sold For: £420
Britains - Racing Colours Series - [Pre -War Issue] - Owner - Gifford A. Cochran, comprising: Horse - Grey, Jockey Colours - Green Cap, Green Silks with Gold Chest Hoops. Near Mint overall. Ref: Kirk [2nd Edition] , Plate 3 - 3:1.Rare Issue, the First Example to be Sold by Vectis. [2 pieces]
Estimate: £400 - £500 Sold For: £620
Britains - Racing Colours Series - This is the Final Selection from the World Renowned Ossington Collection and Features some of the Rarest Colours Known to Exist, Owner - Count Strickland, [Un-catalogued], comprising: Horse - Black, Jockey Colours - Black Cap & Black Silks with Silver Horizontal Bands. Ref: Kirk [2nd Edition] , Plate 9 - 2:1. From the Family Collection of Author John Roberts ["Reference Guide to Britains Racing Colours of Famous Owners Issued by William Britain 1925 - 1960"], Published: 2014/2020. Some minor display wear otherwise generally near Mint overall. Extraordinarily Rare Issue, the First Example to be Seen/Sold by Vectis. [2 pieces]
Estimate: £900 - £1,200 Sold For: £1,400
Britains - Racing Colours Series - This is the Final Selection from the World Renowned Ossington Collection and Features some of the Rarest Colours Known to Exist, Owner - Mrs. F. Lorne, [1952 - Un-catalogued], comprising: Horse - Brown, Jockey Colours - Black Cap & White Silks with 2 Dark Green Vertical Bands. Ref: Kirk [2nd Edition] , Plate 7 - 3:3. From the Family Collection of Author John Roberts ["Reference Guide to Britains Racing Colours of Famous Owners Issued by William Britain 1925 - 1960"], Published: 2014/2020. Some minor display wear otherwise generally near Mint overall. Extraordinarily Rare Issue, the First Example to be Seen/Sold by Vectis. [2 pieces]
Estimate: £800 - £1,200 Sold For: £1,500
Britains - Set 181 - Boy Scout Display Set [Post War version], comprising: Scout Master, 6 x Scouts walking with Poles, 2 x Scouts Walking with Pennons, 2 x Scouts with Signal Flags, 3 x Scouts Kneeling with Hatchets, 4 x Scouts Climbing Trees, 4 x Scouts Standing with Hatchets, 2 x Scouts to Pull Trek Cart, Tree & Gate, Trek Cart, 10 x Pieces of Fencing & 3 x Trees. Generally Mint overall, contained [strung] in a generally Very Good [some lid edging missing] 2 Tier illustrated label display box. Scarce to Find in this Condition
Estimate: £750 - £950 Sold For: £1,100
Britains - Un-catalogued Band [Special Commission Set], Late 1950's / Early 1960's Issue, comprising: Regimental Band of the Sherwood Foresters in No.1 Dress - Band Master with Baton & 33 x Marching Musicians Playing Various Instrumentation. Originally commissioned [by the Ministry of Defence] for display in the Regiment's Home Town [Nottingham] Army Recruiting Office. Near Mint overall. See Lot No's 4339 / 4465 - 25 February 2021 Sale for Similar MOD Commissions. Unique. [35]
Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000 Sold For: £3,200
Airfix Original Artwork, comprising: Original Airbrush Painting for the 1998 release BAE Red Arrows Hawk by Airfix Artist Gavin McLeod. The unsigned Image Measures 23" x 15" on Artists Board in original Airfix Drawing Office Folder. It has been Recently Confirmed by the Vendor that the Artwork in this Sale Forms the Sole Remaining Archive from this Period of Airfix's History, the Rest being Destroyed in the Humbrol Fire in 1988 / & Demise of Humbrol in 2006. Image Mint. Unique. A Superb Image!
Estimate: £500 - £750
Britains for Gamages - Types of the Indian Army - Display Set - Cavalry, 1930's Issue, comprising: Bengal Infantry [Green Jackets & Red Trousers / Turbans] - Officer with Drawn Sword, Pioneer with Axe, Bugler & 5 x Infantrymen Marching at the Trail & Bengal Cavalry [Blue Kurtka's with Green/Red Turbans] - Mounted Officer, Mounted Trumpeter & 3 x Mounted Sepoys with Drawn Sabres. Generally Excellent overall, contained [strung - insert stamped "GAMAGES OF HOLBORN"] in a generally Good [some storage wear] Gamages Special Toy Soldiers [Green] Label set box. For a companion set - see Lot 828, 16th November 2021 sale. Rare the First Example of this Variant to be Sold by Vectis.
Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000 Sold For: £3,800