Specialist Sale - Wednesday 13th February 2019 10:30 AM
The Specialist Sale to be held on the 13th of February features three private owner collections; The West Yorkshire Collection includes Solido road and racing cars, Triang Spot-on, Matchbox, Politoys, Dinky and French Dinky, plus Corgi cars, trucks and haulage, and Tekno haulage and coaches. The Dorset Collection includes 91 lots of boxed and unboxed Dinky, Triang Spot-on, Metosul, Pilen, Solido military, Russian Made models, and Corgi and Corgi Juniors; and The Derbyshire Collection includes mainly Dinky buses, coaches, tankers, trucks and haulage. Other items in the sale include Tekno, Corgi (Husky Models) and Gift Sets; Dinky coaches, cars, vans, military and aircraft; plus, Continental & Foreign models, White Metal & Modern Issues, TV & Film Related, and 74 lots of James Bond Related cars, books, magazines, props, posters and games.
Corgi Super Juniors E2009 "James Bond" Aerocar taken from the film "The Man with the Golden Gun" - finished in red, yellow, black propeller - Trade Pack containing 6 examples which appear to be Mint in Near Mint to Mint window boxes, outer transit carton is Excellent - see photo.
Corgi 252 Rover 2000 - rare chrome plated promotional issue - this model would have come mounted on a plinth with special display plaque and presentation box - has correct small hole to centre of base - overall condition is generally Fair to Good does have some tarnishing - still a bright example of an extremely rare and hard to find issue.
Dinky 140A Austin Atlantic - red body, dark red interior and tonneau, ridged hubs with black smooth tyres, silver trim - overall condition is generally Good to Good Plus (does have some chips on edges) - still a bright example of a hard and rare variation to find.
Corgi 258 "The Saint's" Volvo P1800 - white body, red interior with figure driver, blue bonnet label, silver trim, spun hubs - Good Plus still a lovely bright example of a harder to find issue in a Good to Good Plus blue and yellow carded picture box.
Eaglemoss "James Bond 007" - (1/8th scale) Aston Martin DB5 - this build your own issue comes with numbers 1 to 86 (none missing) - all appear to be generally Near Mint to Mint including packaging (first two are with magazines on card) - see photo.
Dinky 280a Pre-war Type 2 "Viyella" Delivery Van - blue, silver trim, black smooth hubs with white tyres - Fair (appears to be fatigue free) - still a bright example.
Corgi 107 "Batman" Batboat on Trailer (1st Issue) - black plastic body, metal fin, blue tinted windscreens, with "Batman & Robin" figures, gold trailer with rare and hard to find spun hubs, complete with black plastic connecting clip - overall condition is generally Mint in a Good Plus to Excellent blue and yellow carded picture box (couple of small scuffs on edges) still a nice bright example of a hard to find issue - see photo.
Sony Ericsson "James Bond" - "Die Another Day" Phone - this special promotional issue (c.2002) appears to be generally Near Mint to Mint with correct instruction leaflets, box is generally Near Mint, comes with correct "Die Another Day" outer carded sleeve which is Excellent - becoming collectable and hard to find.