The Specialist sale held on the 1st of October started at the earlier time of 10am to incorporate the 819 lots, which included boxed and unboxed Dinky, including French, Spanish and pre-war; Corgi, Triang Spot-On, EFE, plus others. Lots included Military vehicles, buses and coaches, lorries and wagons, road and racing cars, construction, fire and farm vehicles. Corgi models included gift sets and Chipperfield Circus. The sale also included TV and Film related models, Corgi Aviation Archive and Airfix plastic kits.
Dinky 145 Singer Vogue - yellow body, red interior, silver trim, spun hubs - Good Plus still a nice bright example of a hard to find colour variation in a Fair yellow and red carded picture box.
Estimate: £500 - £700
Sold For: £2400
Triang Spot-On 154 Austin A40 "Maggi" - red body, cream interior with red steering wheel, silver trim, cast spun hubs - Excellent Plus (couple of very minor marks around edges) in correct "Maggi Soups" yellow and red carded box (box is Fair missing one inner and end flap) - comes with correct colour collectors card and collectors club folded leaflet - see photo.
Estimate: £400 - £500
Sold For: £640
The Stadden Collection a group of figures to include "Royal Canadian Navy" Drummer; "Argyll & Sutherland" Drummer; "Welsh Guards" Drummer plus others - conditions appear to be generally Near Mint to Mint in Good (couple of small tears) to Excellent boxes. (14)
Estimate: £70 - £80
Sold For: £460
Dinky 152 Austin Devon Saloon - violet blue body, silver trim, mid-blue ridged hubs (large baseplate lettering) - Excellent (does have some small paint roof marks) in a generally Good Plus to Excellent (couple of small scuffs on edges) yellow and red carded picture box with correct colour spot.
Estimate: £80 - £90
Sold For: £620
Dinky 152 Austin Devon Saloon - two-tone cerise, green, beige ridged hubs, silver trim, (large baseplate lettering) - Excellent Plus still a beautiful example in a generally Excellent yellow and red carded picture box with correct colour spot.
Estimate: £140 - £160
Sold For: £400
Dinky Pre-war 66 Bomber - camouflage finish green, brown, "RAF" roundels - overall condition is Good Plus (does have some small fatigue and repair to rear tail and wings) - see photo.
Estimate: £60 - £80
Sold For: £280
French Dinky Pre-war 26 Railcar - two-tone yellow, green, plastic rollers - Good Plus still a lovely bright example.
Estimate: £80 - £100
Sold For: £400
Dinky Pre-war 20 Passenger Train Set comprising of green and black Locomotive with 3 x brown and green Carriages and Rolling Stock - conditions appear to be generally Good Plus to Excellent, bright examples in a Fair to Good marble lift off lid box with paper label - see photo.
Estimate: £120 - £150
Sold For: £700
Corgi 322 Rover 2000 "International Rally Finish" - white body, black bonnet, red interior, silver trim, cast hubs, racing number 21 - Excellent a lovely bright example in a Good Plus blue and yellow carded picture box with correct flash.
Estimate: £130 - £150
Sold For: £400
Corgi 436 Citroen Safari ID19 "Wildlife Preservation" - yellow body, green and brown interior with 2 x figures, silver trim, green and red luggage, spun hubs - Excellent Plus a beautiful example in a generally Good Plus to Excellent blue and yellow carded picture box (couple of small scuffs on edges).
Estimate: £70 - £90
Sold For: £200