Collectable Toys

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Friday 06 May 2016

Commencing at 3:00pm

Bedford Auction Centre


Friday 29th April – 5pm to 8pm,
Saturday 30th April – 9am to 1pm,
Thursday 5th May – 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.

Condition Reports
Condition reports and further images of lots are available for this sale via the

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.

Mailing & Postage
All mailing is handled by Mail Boxes Etc.
St Loyes House, 20 St. Loyes Street, Bedford MK40 1ZL
T: 01234 305 544

Regular valuation days are held in the saleroom for clients wishing to include items in the sale.

If you own anything which you think might be suitable for one of our sales please contact Lindsay Vintiner on 01234 266366 or
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.

Future sale dates include:
Bedford  – 6th May 2016
Leamington Spa  – 26th May 2016 – Entries Now Invited
Leamington Spa – 29th September 2016
Bedford  – 7th October 2016 – Entries Now Invited

Recent Highlights

Recent sale results from this auction are displayed below. To view highlights from other auctions, click here.

Collectable Toys

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

A Tri-ang Minic taxi, red livery, boxed

Sold for £650

A rare Britains hollowcast figure of a giraffe

Sold for £190

A Lenci-type pressed felt doll

Sold for £360

Matchbox Superfast diecast models

Sold for £760

An early 20th Century Bing tin-plate toy vehicle

Sold for £14,400

A Scalextric C69 Ferrari GT 250 Berlinetta in cream, red interior, racing number 7

Sold for £550

A 19th century decoupage toy trunk and contents

Sold for £640

A Dinky 501 Foden eight-wheel wagon

Sold for £350

An early 20th century table top dolls house and accessories

Sold for £560

A Japanese battery powered ‘Ranger Robot’

Sold for £600