Specialist Sale - Thursday 17th January 2019 10:30 AM
The Specialist Sale to be held on the 17th of January features a number of boxed and unboxed groups and single models from Corgi, Dinky, French Dinky, Siku and others, including cars buses trucks and lorries, military and Gift Sets. There is a large collection of Matchbox Superfast, Regular Wheels, King Size, Super Kings, Speed Kings, Accessory packs, twin packs and gift sets plus The Colin Davison Matchbox Collection. The "Big" North East Collection - Part 2, contains 1/18th, 1/16th, 1/12th, 1/8th Scale models plus other various Scale Models & kits, radio-controlled cars and Figures. The Surrey Aircraft Collection features 29 lots of Franklin Mint, Carousel and other boxed Aircraft. Further lots include TV and Film related vehicles, Buses, trucks and Matchbox models of Yesteryear.
Corgi Toys 270 James Bond Aston Martin DB5 - scarce example is silver, with red interior, includes James Bond driver figure and passenger, manufacturers casting flaws over nearside front wheel - otherwise Near Mint in an Excellent slim line box with "Secret Instructions" in envelope and spare passenger figure.
Matchbox Regular Wheels Fernel Developments Ltd "Indianapolis" Car Game - set includes 19d Lotus F1 Racing Car & 52b BRM F1 Racing Car, pair of Tumblers & Dice, Playing Cards and 2 x revolving roadways - contents are Mint still factory shrink-wrapped in Excellent box with "Ett Alga Spel" lid label, set distributed within Sweden by AB ALGA who were board game manufacturers inside of lid having Swedish instructions. Very rear export issue set, the first we have offered for sale.
Pocher (Italy) 1/8th Scale model kit HK103 Lamborghini Aventador Roadster LP700-4 - blue Monterey - 814 pieces contents expected to be Mint in sealed inner box with paperwork outer lid is Good with some creases to corners also comes with Fair original transit carton.
Matchbox Superfast 29b Racing Mini Pre-production colour trail - metallic gold body without labels fitted, clear windows, pale yellow interior, bare metal base, 5-spoke wide wheels - Mint apart from a couple of minor factory paint flaws in Mint "New" type G box.
Matchbox Regular Wheels 32c Leyland Tanker "Aral" - dark blue cab & chassis, white tank, white grille & base - Excellent Plus unboxed (glue starting to show through labels which are a little discoloured). Rare issue with white grille & base.
Corgi Toys Gift Set 37 "Lotus Racing Team" - scarce set comprising Volkswagen Breakdown Truck, green Lotus Climax Formula 1 with racing number 1, 2-wheeled Trailer with chassis and unusually contains 2 x British Racing green Lotus Elan S2, with red interiors and driver figures and racing number 2 and 7 respectively. Also included are a quantity of loose cones and transfers together with a catalogue leaflet showing contemporary range - contents are generally Good Plus to Excellent Plus and all is contained in a Good card box with polystyrene tray and window box.
Blomer & Schuler (Germany) tinplate Jumbo Clockwork Elephant - version with dark grey tinprinted body & legs, complete with original string tail and a non original but associated key - Good with paint loss to legs and some scratches under left eye but still displays well and in working order when tested, complete with Fair tape repaired but complete original box. Very hard to find complete with its original box.