Collectable Toys

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Friday 07 August 2020

Commencing at 1:00pm

Bedford Auction Centre

Viewing

Friday 31st July– 9am to 5pm,
Saturday 1st August – 9am to 1pm,
Thursday 6th August – 9am to 5pm,
Morning of sale from 9am
Viewing for this sale is available with restrictions.
A limited number of people will be permitted in the salerooms at any one time and strict social distancing measures will be in place.
All customers must wear a face covering.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

Please note this sale will be held live on the internet. Whilst you can view as detailed above, we cannot allow bidding in person on the day*.

*These conditions are subject to change and dependent upon Government guidance.

Auction Collection & Clearance Service Available

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.

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Condition Reports
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

Catalogues 
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 
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
The Auctioneers do not provide an in-house postage and packaging service.

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For smaller items and international shipping we recommend Mailboxes Etc:
St Loyes House, 20 St. Loyes Street, Bedford MK40 1ZL
Tel: 01234 305544 www.mbe.co.uk/bedford

Purchasers are welcome to use their own couriers but they must give the auctioneers at least 24 hours’ notice prior to the collection.

For larger items, please contact the auctioneers on 01234 266366 and they can recommend local delivery drivers or national couriers.

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 Taylor on 01234 266366 or toys@peacockauction.co.uk
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.

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Recent Highlights

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

Collectable Toys

Thirteen Trix Twin and other OO gauge steam loco's, mostly black livery, together with various tenders (qty)

Sold for £260

Twenty-four items of Hornby Dublo OO gauge rolling stock including wagons, goods brake vans, breakdown crane and others, together with a Hornby Railways OO gauge R292 junction signal kit, each boxed (25)

Sold for £190

An early 20th century SFJB (Societe Francaise de Fabrication de Bebes et Jouets) bisque headed doll with sleeping brown glass eyes and open mouth showing two upper teeth, head stamped '247 10', l. 52 cm

Sold for £340

An early 20th century German tin plate clockwork fire engine in red and orange livery with four seated fire men, working extending ladder and clock work mechanism with ringing bells, the tyres marked S.G. Cord and S.G. to engine grill, in original box, good condition,
h. 19 cm, l. 43 cm

Sold for £800

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

Ten Westdale kit built O gauge coaches, brown/cream GWR livery, all boxed (10)

Sold for £750

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

A 19th century elm seated child's Windsor armchair, h. 66 cm

Sold for £410

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

Sold for £550

Four Trix Twin OO gauge 'Triton' electric loco's and a further electric loco, each boxed (5)

Sold for £280

Seven Halcyon Days Beatrix Potter enamel boxes:Jemima Puddle-Duck,Mrs Tittlemouse,The Tailor of Gloucester,Mr Jeremy Fisher and three others, max w. 5.5 cm*Proceeds of the sale of this lot will be donated to Great Ormond Street Children's Charity

Sold for £550

Two Dinky Toys gift sets: 149 sports cars and 299 Post Office services, both boxed (2)

Sold for £360

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 mid-20th century tin plate pedal car

Sold for £500

For Restoration: A Tri-ang Daimler pedal car (af)

Sold for £900

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