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The TV & Film related sale held on the 30th of April started at the earlier time of 10am to ensure there was enough time to complete over 700 lots. The sale featured predominantly Star Wars lots, including carded, loose and boxed figures - including Graded figures; accessories, playsets, posters, jigsaws and comics. Lots included a large selection of Tri-logo carded figures, Ewoks and Droid series’, Black Series, vintage Micro Collection and a fantastic collection of prototype resin master tooling aids. Other items in the sale included Action Man and Tommy Gun, Dr Who, Masters of the Universe, Games Workshop, Electronic games and Lego. There was also a fantastic collection of framed autographs from artists such as Jimi Hendrix, The Beatles, Elvis, The Jam, Madonna, Christopher Lee, Monty Python and James Bond related, in The North West Autographed Memorabilia Collection.

Kenner Palitoy Star Wars Return of the Jedi Logray Prototype Resin Master Tooling Aid vintage figure, Excellent condition. Sent by Kenner to Mr Roger Morrison (Palitoy/General Mills European tooling manager) in the early 1980s. Prototype resin figure used in the manufacture of production Star Wars figures. This master model was used in the production of Beryllium Copper castings, which were then used in the manufacture of production injection moulds. Sourced direct from Mr Morrison, Authenticated and cased by UKG, NB production figure included for comparison.
Estimate: £6000 - £12000 Sold For: £10000
Kenner Palitoy Star Wars Return of the Jedi Emperors Royal Guard Prototype Resin Master Tooling Aid vintage figure, Excellent condition. Sent by Kenner to Mr Roger Morrison (Palitoy/General Mills European tooling manager) in the early 1980s. Prototype resin figure used in the manufacture of production Star Wars figures. This master model was used in the production of Beryllium Copper castings, which were then used in the manufacture of production injection moulds. Sourced direct from Mr Morrison, Authenticated and cased by UKG, NB production figure included for comparison.
Estimate: £6000 - £12000 Sold For: £24000
Kenner Palitoy Star Wars Return of the Jedi Bib Fortuna Prototype Resin Master Tooling Aid vintage figure, Excellent condition. Sent by Kenner to Mr Roger Morrison (Palitoy/General Mills European tooling manager) in the early 1980s. Prototype resin figure used in the manufacture of production Star Wars figures. This master model was used in the production of Beryllium Copper castings, which were then used in the manufacture of production injection moulds. Sourced direct from Mr Morrison, Authenticated and cased by UKG, NB production figure included for comparison.
Estimate: £6000 - £12000 Sold For: £30000
Palitoy Star Wars The Empire Strikes Back vintage Bossk 3 3/4" figure, Mint, within Excellent bubble, upon Fair to Good (creasing and edge wear) punched 41B card back. Sourced from an Ex-Palitoy employee.
Estimate: £400 - £600 Sold For: £850
Kenner Star Wars Darth Vader 3 3/4" vintage figure, Mint, within Fair to Good (dented) bubble, upon Excellent un-punched 12 back card.
Estimate: £300 - £400 Sold For: £600
Palitoy General Mills Star Wars Return of the Jedi Tri-Logo Luke Skywalker 3 3/4" vintage figure, Mint, within Fair to Good (dented) bubble, upon Fair to Good (creasing and edge wear) punched 79 back card.
Estimate: £300 - £400 Sold For: £620
Palitoy General Mills Star Wars Return of the Jedi Tri-Logo Death Star Droid 3 3/4" vintage figure, Mint, within Good Plus to Excellent (minor dents) bubble, upon Good (creasing and edge wear) punched 79 back card.
Estimate: £120 - £160 Sold For: £520
Palitoy General Mills Star Wars Return of the Jedi Tri-Logo Luke Skywalker Bespin 3 3/4" vintage figure, Mint, within Near Mint bubble, upon Good Plus to Excellent (minor creasing and edge wear) punched 79 back card.
Estimate: £500 - £700 Sold For: £900
Palitoy/General Mills Star Wars Return of the Jedi Tri-Logo vintage B-Wing Fighter, Mint unused, complete, within Good (creased and scuffed) opened packaging. Includes unused sticker sheet, insert and instructions.
Estimate: £100 - £120 Sold For: £340
Kenner Star Wars Return of the Jedi vintage Plush Ewok Label Proof Sheet, Good (some creasing).
Estimate: £180 - £200 Sold For: £440
Kenner Star Wars Droids Cartoon Boba Fett 3 3/4" vintage figure, Mint, within Near Mint (yellowed) bubble, upon Good (creasing, ink notation to front and edge wear) punched card.
Estimate: £1000 - £1400 Sold For: £1500
Walt Disney autograph, mounted and framed below a colour photograph, 13"/33cm x 11.25"/29cm.
Estimate: £200 - £240 Sold For: £480
Sinclair ZX81 computer, Near Mint (untested) complete, with manual, within original shipping box.
Estimate: £30 - £40 Sold For: £100