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Sep27

Nuccio Bertone Geneva 2012 ABC-Brianza

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Nuccio Bertone Geneva 2012 ABC-Brianza

A new Scale 1/43rd model from Abc-Brianza

Sep27

New Ferrari 250 Europa Vignale 1953 BBR Models

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New Ferrari 250 Europa Vignale 1953  BBR Models

250 Europa Vignale Chassis 0295 EU 1953

Sep21

Halls Fine Art - Toys and Musical Instruments Auction 3rd October 2012

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Halls Fine Art - Toys and Musical Instruments Auction 3rd October 2012

Auction of Toys and Musical Instruments

5rd October 2012 

Starts at 11.00am

Sep09

Meccano Royal Mail

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Meccano Royal Mail

Very interesting model

Aug30

12th Annual Collect-Hit Set for October

Categories // News, Diecast Vehicles, Figures & Toy Soldiers, Action Figures, Aviation, Bears and Soft Toys, Boats and Ships, Construction, Dolls, Kits, Transformers & Robots, Games and Puzzles

12th Annual Collect-Hit Set for October

Collect-Hit, the international collector's fair in Brussels is set to take place for the 12th year running in October at the Brussels Kart Expo!

Aug28

Fun ahead at Morphy’s Sept. 13-15 Toys, Banks, Dolls & Sports Memorabilia sale

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Fun ahead at Morphy’s Sept. 13-15 Toys, Banks, Dolls & Sports Memorabilia sale

The Thursday, Sept. 13 session opens with 300+ doll lots comprised of German, French bisque and china dolls. Among the highlights are a long-face “triste” Jumeau bebe estimated at $10,000-$15,000; and a very desirable circle dot Bru, $8,000-$12,000.

Aug23

Morphy’s auction of Carter’s Toy Museum collection and building to be held Oct. 5-6 near Indianapolis

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Morphy’s auction of Carter’s Toy Museum collection and building to be held Oct. 5-6 near Indianapolis

LEBANON, Ind. – It didn’t take long for toy collectors to discover Carter’s Toy Museum after it opened in 2005. A wonderland of antique playthings and amusements, it was housed in a handsome, historic-looking brick structure in the upscale Indianapolis suburb of Zionsville. For six years, visitors flocked to the popular tourist destination to enjoy its cheery, carnival-like atmosphere, which included a 2/3-scale carousel, 50 completely restored coin-op kiddy rides and a 20 x 20 ft vintage bumper-car track.

Aug22

Solido McLaren M8B: a Fantastic Ride!

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Solido McLaren M8B: a Fantastic Ride!

The Solido McLaren M8B comes from the last quarter of the 100 series, a time when every new model released by Solido inspired admiration from children and collectors alike. The reasons were simple - a...

Aug16

One Evening in 1920's Berlin...

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One Evening in 1920's Berlin...

In 1920’s Berlin, the First World War was over, but political and economical instability hung heavily over Germany as it did over much of Europe. As the population sought entertainment to escape the d...

Aug10

New Item – exclusive La Mini Miniera

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MILAN 1958: THE STORY OF “THE ROBBERY OF THE CENTURY IN OSOPPO STREET”

 

 

Aug10

Hot Wheels prepares world record stunt at X Games

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Mattel sets up two-driver double vertical loop attempt to promote boys’ brand.





Aug09

Life-Size 'Airfix'-Style artworks of 1959 Le Mans-winning Aston Martin offered for sale at Bonhams

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Life-Size 'Airfix'-Style artworks of 1959 Le Mans-winning Aston Martin offered for sale at Bonhams

Racing fans will have the opportunity to acquire a unique work of art that combines a moment in racing history and an iconic feature of childhood at the Bonhams Goodwood Revival Sale, which takes place this year a day later than usual on Saturday 15 September.

Aug09

Records tumble at RSL’s July 1 auction of antique toys, banks

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Records tumble at RSL’s July 1 auction of antique toys, banks

TIMONIUM, Md. – On July 1st, Ray Haradin, Steven Weiss and Leon Weiss – known collectively as RSL Auction Company – welcomed their biggest auction crowd ever to Richard Opfer’s gallery in suburban Baltimore.

Aug07

Bertoia’s Lifts the Lid on Toybox Treasures Sept. 21-23

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Bertoia’s Lifts the Lid on Toybox Treasures Sept. 21-23

Collectors are counting the days till Bertoia Auctions lifts the lid on its 2,000-lot Sept. 21-23 Toybox Treasures sale. From German tin windups and trains to cast-iron automotive, steam engines and pressed steel, this big three-day sale covers the entire spectrum of American and European toy production. 

Aug06

Military fans heeded the call to bid in Old Toy Soldier Auctions’ sale of prominent collections

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Military fans heeded the call to bid in Old Toy Soldier Auctions’ sale of prominent collections
PITTSBURGH – Battle lines were drawn in the sand long before Old Toy Soldier Auctions conducted its June 2-3 sale featuring the collections of Bob Bailey and the late K. Warren Mitchell.