Friday 01 February 2019
Commencing at 11:00amBedford Auction Centre
Friday 25th January – 9am to 8pm,
Saturday 26th January – 9am to 4pm,
Thursday 31st January – 9am to 6pm,
Morning of sale from 9am
Our Collectable Toy sales include a fascinating mix of dolls, teddy bears, tinplate and other toys from the 19th century through to more recent times. Past sales have uncovered some hidden treasures, with toys achieving remarkable results under the hammer.
A mixed group of Britains and other cast metal farmyard figures and accessories, together with a small group of diecast vehicles (qty) Estimate £100 – £150
Condition reports and further images of lots are available for this sale via the the-saleroom.com
We regret that we are unable to process requests for condition reports received after 1.00pm on the day preceding the sale
Illustrated catalogues are available for all Antique and Specialist sales. (£5.00 by post). These sales can also be viewed on–line 10 days prior to the auction.
Entries are accepted up to three weeks prior to a Specialist sale or by prior arrangement, please contact the nearest office for further details.
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An LGB (Lehmann-Gross-Bahn) gauge 1 2-6-0 loco and 8-wheel tender, black Colorado & Southern livery, engine No. 10, No. 26192, boxed Estimate £100 – £150
Regular valuation days are held in the saleroom for clients wishing to include items in the sale.
ENTRIES INVITED FOR NEXT SALE
If you own anything which you think might be suitable for one of our sales please contact Lindsay Vintiner on 01234 266366 or firstname.lastname@example.org
For an approximate estimate, email us with a description and image of your item. For larger or multiple items, we are happy to arrange for a valuer to visit your home or premises at your convenience.
Recent sale results from this auction are displayed below. To view highlights from other auctions, click here.
A pair of hand painted cast mounted jousting figures modelled as John Lord Beaumont, together with a figure of a knight (3)
Sold for £360
A collection of ninety Dapol limited edition OO gauge wagons, all boxed and with certificates (90)
Sold for £750
A collection of Westdale kit built O gauge rolling stock including private owner wagons, brake wagons, cattle wagons etc (approx 75)
Sold for £1,100
A Scalextric 007 James Bond motor racing set including Aston Martin in white, Mercedes Benz Bandit Car in black, leaflets etc, boxed
Sold for £1100
An early/mid 20th century rocking horse, the carved horse typically painted in a mottled grey finish on a twin pillar stand, w. 136 cm, h. 106 cm
Sold for £550
A quantity of LGB (Lehmann-Gross-Bahn) gauge 1 track, controllers, transformers and other accessories (qty)
Sold for £1,100
A late 18th century fully jointed carved wooden doll, the head with fixed blue glass eyes and painted features above a fully jointed body, wearing early 19th century clothing, l. 76 cm
*with correspondence from The London Museum relating to the donation of the doll to the museum dated 13th June, 1950
Sold for £2,900