The Specialist sale to be held on the 19th of June features six private owner collections. The Removal Van Collection includes 40 lots of 1st Gear articulated and rigid removal vans, Tekno Trucks and Corgi Classics; The Dorset Collection features over 200 models including Sunstar buses, Heng Tai and Heng Long radio-controlled military vehicles, Dinky Toy Groups, plus Corgi and EFE. There are also a number of Plastic Kits including Trumpeter 1/200th scale, plus other scales from Fujimi, Hasegawa, Airfix and Revell. The Merseyside Collection features further Plastic Kits from Heller, Matchbox, Frog and Airfix, as well as Airfix artwork, and The Nottingham Diecast Collection includes trucks, lorries and commercial vehicles, plus road and race cars. The sale will also include two Private Owner Collections and a selection of Lotus Models, with items including Matchbox Models of Yesteryear, Corgi Aviation Archive, Dragon Armor military vehicles, plus much more.
Mercury (Italy) 99 Fiat Car Transporter - red cab, black chassis, grey back including Trailer with black mudguards - generally Excellent clean bright model, a few tiny chips to mudguards and a few small marks to top deck in a Fair original box with inner packing.
Estimate: £200 - £300
Sold For: £600
Airfix plastic kits original Roy Cross box top Artwork for the 1/144th scale Vickers VC-10 - original water colour/gouache painting on art board signed by the author on both the image & lower border - measuring approx 14" x 8.5" (35cm x 22cm) in plain black wooden frame (provenance: previously sold by Vectis Auctions Lot 3224 in 30/03/2016 sale).
Estimate: £700 - £800
Sold For: £950
Trumpeter 06801 1/48th scale DKM U-Boat U-552 plastic kit - although unchecked for exact completeness parts are in factory sealed clear plastic bags complete with inner card packing - Mint in Near Mint to Mint box.
Estimate: £120 - £140
Sold For: £180
Group of 1/32nd scale World War II plastic Aircraft kit by various manufacturers including Special Hobby 32009 Heinkel He 100D-1, 32063 Bloch MB.152C.1, Polikarpov I-16; Hasegawa Kawasaki Ki61-I Hien (Tony); Hobby Boss 83201 Ilyushin IL-2 Shturmovik; Matchbox PK-503 Douglas Dauntless; Revell H-218 Messerschmitt ME262 plus others similar - all unchecked for completeness but many have parts in factory sealed clear plastic bags in Fair to Near Mint boxes one of which is still factory shrink wrapped and Revell H-250 Messerschmitt 110-G4 Night Fighter - unchecked for completeness with a few parts removed from sprues in Fair tape repaired box.
Estimate: £180 - £220
Sold For: £190
Corgi Classics a group of 1st Issue Chipperfield Circus vehicles - to include Scammell Highwayman Trailer and Caravan, Foden Pole Truck and Caravan, AEC Cage Truck and Trailer, Scammell with 2 x Trailers, AEC Pole Truck, ERF Flat Truck, Bedford Pantechnicon, Scammell with Crane, Bedford Booking vehicle and AEC Regal living quarters - Near Mint to Mint in Excellent packaging. (10)
Estimate: £140 - £180
Sold For: £150
Matchbox Models of Yesteryear Y13 1862 American "General" Class Locomotive - Santa Fe - light green body, dark red chassis, black base, dark red baseplate rivets, gold condenser tops, silver headlamp lens - extremely rare issue - couple of very tiny chips to cow catcher - otherwise Near Mint in a Good Plus type B box.
Estimate: £100 - £120
Sold For: £1800
Trumpeter 03702 1/200th scale Kriegsmarine Bismark plastic kit - although unchecked for exact completeness parts are in factory sealed clear plastic bags complete with inner card packing - Mint in Near Mint to Mint box.
Estimate: £100 - £120
Sold For: £130