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The Specialist Sale on the 18th of June featured five private owner collections plus a TV and Film related section. Lots included boxed and unboxed Corgi and Dinky road and racing cars, vans, trucks and wagons; plus, military vehicles, buses, Farm and construction. The sale featured Corgi Gift sets, including GS38 Rallye Monte Carlo, Corgi Chipperfield Circus, Military Trade packs, and a Corgi (Mettoy) National Association of Toy Retailers award. Dinky lots included pre-war aircraft, vehicles and tinplate buildings, Dinky figures, accessories and trade boxes, and French Dinky. Other items in the sale included Triang Spot-on, Tekno wagons and white metal military vehicles.

 

Dinky 262 Volkswagen "PTT" - yellow body and ridged hubs with black treaded tyres, black trim - Near Mint a beautiful example of a harder issue to find in a generally Excellent correct plain yellow and red carded box (couple of small scuffs to edges).
Estimate: £200 - £240 Sold For: £560
Corgi GS40 "Batman" 3-piece Gift Set to include Batcopter - black, red with "Batman" figure; Batmobile - black, chrome hubs, grey plastic aerial, blue tinted windows, with "Batman & Robin" figures; Batboat on Trailer - orange, black, gold Trailer - comes with yellow missiles attached to sprue - conditions are generally Near Mint to Mint, inner polystyrene and card are Excellent, outer striped window box is generally Good Plus still a nice bright example.
Estimate: £280 - £320 Sold For: £850
Dinky Pre-war Aircraft - blue, yellow - Good Plus still a beautiful example of a harder to find issue.
Estimate: £60 - £80 Sold For: £400
Dinky 902 Foden (2nd Type) Flat Truck - yellow cab and chassis, green back and Supertoy hubs with grey treaded tyres, tow hook - Excellent (does have some very small chips on front wheel arches) - still a lovely bright example of a harder issue to find in a Good Plus blue and white striped lift off lid box with yellow colour spot - see photo.
Estimate: £300 - £360 Sold For: £800
Corgi GS31 "Riviera" Gift Set to include Buick Riviera - pale blue, red interior, wire wheels; Trailer - red, flat spun hubs, Boat - blue, white hull with figure and Water Skier - overall condition is generally Near Mint to Mint, inner pictorial stand is Excellent Plus, outer carded picture box is Excellent, comes complete with correct instruction/collectors club folded leaflet.
Estimate: £170 - £200 Sold For: £520
Dinky 107 "Stripey" The Magic Mini - finished in white with red, yellow and blue stripes, red interior, spun hubs - overall condition is generally Excellent Plus (does have a couple of very minor touch ins), inner pictorial stand is generally Excellent with "Candy Andy & The Bearandas" - outer carded picture box is generally Good Plus still a bright example.
Estimate: £130 - £150 Sold For: £500
French Dinky 511 Auto De Course Ferrari Trade Pack containing 3 examples (1) red, white figure driver, chrome concave hubs with black treaded tyres, racing number 25 - Excellent (very small mark to back and slight rusting to hubs); (2) another but racing number 26 - Excellent Plus (does have small marks to rear top edge) and (3) racing number 27 - Excellent Plus a beautiful example, all come with Near Mint to Mint shop stock yellow and red carded picture boxes, outer trade box is Excellent - superb opportunity to acquire 3 different racing numbers - see photo.
Estimate: £320 - £360 Sold For: £600
Dinky (South African Issue) 194 Bentley Coupe - pale green, red interior, black tonneau, figure driver, chrome trim and spun hubs with black treaded tyres - Excellent Plus a beautiful example, comes with a standard issue Good Plus yellow and red carded picture box - see photo.
Estimate: £600 - £700 Sold For: £1000
Tekno Volvo Covered Wagon "Guld Korn" - red cab, black chassis, silver back with pale yellow tilt, cast hubs - Near Mint a beautiful example.
Estimate: £80 - £100 Sold For: £500
Tekno Volvo "Paulig" Covered Wagon - white, green including chassis, yellow roof, cast hubs - Excellent Plus a beautiful unboxed example.
Estimate: £80 - £90 Sold For: £1000
Tekno 448 Scania-Vabis Articulated Truck and Trailer "Scania-Vabis" - orange cab, trailer and hubs - Near Mint including carded picture box (a couple of very minor scuffs to edges) - see photo.
Estimate: £100 - £120 Sold For: £520