The Specialist sale to be held on the 9th of July features six private owner collections plus further Corgi, Dinky and white metal and resin models. The North Yorkshire Collection includes Corgi and Dinky TV and Film related models, plus other vehicles and giftsets. The Suffolk Collection features further TV and Film related Dinky vehicles, plus buses and Schuco models. The Thailand Collection Part 2 and a Private Owner Collection include boxed and unboxed Dinky cars and commercials including French Dinky; plus, Corgi and other manufacturers. Whilst the Essex Collection features Dinky cars, commercials, buses, military, French Dinky and accessories, plus Gift Sets and Trade packs, Revell and Airfix Kits and the Surrey Collection includes groups of Vanguard models; Corgi, including Modern trucks, Whizzwheels, Juniors and TV and Film related, further groups from Majorette, Minichamps, Matchbox Superfast and Superkings and Dinky including Atlas Editions. Further lots include a factory error Dinky 165 Humber Hawk, CIJ, Triang Spot-on, Pathfinder and Milestone plus many more.
Corgi GS21 "Chipperfields Circus" Gift Set to include Scammell Handyman Crane Truck - red, blue, chrome jib, cast hubs, with Elephant in cage plus Menagerie Trailer - finished in blue, red, cast hubs with 3 x animal cages (all figures are still in original dome packaging) - condition is generally Near Mint to Mint, polystyrene tray is Good Plus to Excellent, blue and yellow window box is Good (does have some small scuffs and creases on edges) with an Excellent detachable header card - see photo.
Estimate: £380 - £440
Sold For: £620
Dinky 165 Humber Hawk - factory error model with green body, black panel to one side only and roof, without silver trim to front, spun hubs - overall condition is generally Excellent (does have some very minor box rub wear marks to roof) still a nice example that displays well, comes in a Good Plus yellow and red carded picture box with correct colour spot.
Estimate: £260 - £300
Sold For: £340
Triang Spot-On 137 Massey Ferguson 65 Tractor - this rare and hard to find issue is finished in grey, red engine cover with silver trim, yellow wheels - Excellent Plus a beautiful unboxed example.
Estimate: £220 - £260
Sold For: £500
Corgi 497 "The Man from UNCLE" - Thrushbuster - blue body, plastic lamps with rare and hard to find spun hubs - overall condition is generally Good Plus to Excellent still a beautiful example, comes with Waverly ring, inner pictorial stand is Good, outer carded picture box is Good Plus, also comes accompanied with inner packing ring, packing piece and collectors club folded leaflet - see photo.
Estimate: £280 - £320
Sold For: £300
Corgi GS41 Transporter Gift Set to include Ford Articulated Car Transporter - orange, blue, cast hubs; 6 x Cars (1) Ford Consul Cortina Super Estate Car - graphite grey, cast hubs; (2) MGB GT - red, wire wheels; (3) Sunbeam Imp "Rallye Monte Carlo" - blue, white flashes, cast hubs; (4) Morris Mini Minor - metallic maroon, lemon interior, cast hubs; (5) Mini Cooper "Sun International Rally" - red including interior, white roof, cast hubs and (6) Morris Mini Cooper "Wickerwork" - black body, red roof, lemon interior, "wickerwork" side and rear panels, cast hubs - conditions appear to be generally Good (small chips) to Good Plus still display well, polystyrene tray is Fair, blue and yellow lift off lid with detail picture is Good Plus - see photo.
Estimate: £260 - £320
Sold For: £460
Dinky 300 Massey Ferguson Tractor - rare issue finished in red body, plastic figure driver and black chimney stack, green hubs - overall condition is generally Good Plus still a lovely bright example of a hard to find issue in correct late issue plain yellow and red carded box which is generally Excellent - see photo.
Estimate: £240 - £280
Sold For: £540
Dinky 22 Series pre-war Open Back Truck - blue cab and chassis, red back, metal wheels (rear wheels still lacquered) - overall condition is generally Good.
Estimate: £180 - £220
Sold For: £320
Dinky Trade Pack 30j Austin Wagon containing 6 examples - (1) dark ruby red, bright red ridged hubs; (2) blue, mid-blue ridged hubs (30s baseplate lettering); (3) same as (2) but without baseplate lettering; (4) reddish-brown including ridged hubs; (5) same as (4) but with red ridged hubs (30s baseplate lettering) and (6) seal brown body and ridged hubs - conditions are Fair to Good Plus in a Poor to Fair lift off lid trade box - see photo.
Estimate: £150 - £200
Sold For: £130