The Specialist sale to be held on the 12th of January
starts with a James Bond collection, over 100 lots of 1/18th and
1/43rd scale models from Joyride, Autoart, and Minichamps, plus
Scalextric and slot cars and sets, Corgi models and Gift Sets, Corgi Icon
figures, and Gilbert Action figures, outfits and accessories. The sale will
continue with The Glenrothes Collection, almost 200 lots including French Dinky
(Atlas Editions) groups, Dinky road and racing cars, military and commercial
vehicles, plus Corgi cars and gift sets and a large number of restored and repainted
groups. The sale will conclude with a Private Owner Motorcycle Collection,
motorcycles from Minichamps, Tamiya, Autoart or similar, Schuco, Franklin Mint
and others plus road and racing cars, car transporters, mounted replica engines
plus a number of groups of loose 1/18th and 1/24th scale
road and racing cars.
Kyosho "James Bond" - (1/12th scale) 08603S Aston Martin V12 Vanquish taken from the film "Die Another Day" - this impressive large scale model finished in metallic silver, black interior has many operating features - condition appears to be Mint, polystyrene packaging is Near Mint including outer carded picture box, also comes with transit carton which is Good - see photo.
Estimate: £120 - £160
Sold For: £190
Corgi Juniors 3004 "James Bond" Gift Set taken from the film "On Her Majesty's Secret Service" to include 1010 "James Bond" Volkswagen 1300 (Beetle) - orange with green, yellow, black, red and white stripes, racing number 5, yellow interior, Whizzwheels; 1011 "James Bond" Bobsleigh - yellow, black Whizzwheels, grey plastic fender, yellow and black "007" label and 1012 "Spectre" Bobsleigh - orange, black Whizzwheels, grey plastic fender, black "Spectre" label - conditions appear to be generally Near Mint to Mint on generally Excellent to Near Mint blister cards - bubbles are Good Plus (some slight crushing) to Excellent Plus all contained in extremely rare Good Plus to Excellent outer carded sleeve (does have some small creases and scuffs to edges) - still a beautiful example of a very rare and hard to find set - see photo.
Estimate: £5,000 - £6,000
Sold For: £7,000
Gilbert 16101 "James Bond 007" Action Figure - dressed in white top, red shorts with white side flashes, comes with red flippers, mask and snorkel - overall condition is generally Good Plus still a lovely bright example in a generally Good to Good Plus colourful lift off lid box (does have some creases and small scuffs around edges), also comes accompanied with correct instruction leaflet with pistol in bag plus some original Marx Caps - see photo.
Estimate: £280 - £320
Sold For: £300
Gilbert 16111 "James Bond 007" - "Odd Job" Action Figure dressed in white karate suit, black belt and bowler hat - overall condition is generally Good Plus to Excellent lovely bright example with correct instruction leaflet in a generally Good (slightly grubby around edges) lift off lid presentation box.
Estimate: £300 - £400
Sold For: £320
Gilbert "James Bond 007" Action Figure Outfit this pack contains white shirt with red tie, black suit, pair of socks and shoes - condition appears to be generally Near Mint on a generally Excellent (factory sealed) card back with cellophane cover - see photo.
Estimate: £200 - £300
Sold For: £200
Gilbert "James Bond 007" Spy Watch - finished in chrome with black and silver "007" embossed, red, white and chrome dial with blue, white and red strap - overall condition is generally Near Mint, backing card is Excellent Plus in a generally Excellent correct rigid perspex, also comes accompanied with correct instruction/warranty folded leaflet - see photo.
Estimate: £200 - £240
Sold For: £220
Gilbert "James Bond 007" Slot Car Road Race Set - comprises of 6 x Snap-Together Scenic Sections, plus various accessories, power pack, 2 x cars (1) "James Bond" Aston Martin DB5 - blue and (2) Ford Mustang Fastback - red plus many other small accessories (believed to be complete and in good working order by the vendor) - unchecked by Vectis but condition is generally Good Plus to Near Mint complete with instruction leaflet in a generally Fair to Good (slightly grubby around edges) colour picture box - see photo.
Estimate: £300 - £400
Sold For: £950
Durham Industries (Japan) tinplate factory operated "James Bond" Aston Martin DN5 - overall condition is generally Excellent Plus (does have a crease to roof panel) in a generally Fair to Good (unlicensed) lift-off lid secret agent box.
Estimate: £150 - £200
Sold For: £150
Scalextric "James Bond 007" Slot Car Racing Set - includes various track and accessories (missing cars) - not checked for correctness, carded base is generally Good including inner packing piece, outer lift off lid is Fair - still a rare and hard to find box - see photo.
Estimate: £400 - £500
BBR Models (Italy) 1/18th scale Cars 1817C 1963 Ferrari 250GT Luso - Abu Dhabi blue (blue metallic), dark cream interior, chrome trim and spoke wire wheels, limited edition 8/18, with numbered certificate and guarantee - generally Mint in a rigid perspex case with leatherette base and a Near Mint lift off lid box with a Good outer protective sleeve.
Estimate: £150 - £200
Sold For: £280