Friday 05 March 2021
Commencing at 11:00amBedford Auction Centre
Due to the exceptional circumstances
there will be no public viewing for this
sale and all lots have been photographed.
CLICK & COLLECT ONLY
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.
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 Bauer 1:18 scale Bugatti Royale Coupe de Ville, boxed
Est £150 – £200
Condition reports can be provided up to 2pm the day prior to 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
For mailing enquiries please contact our in house posting and packaging department Monday – Wednesday 9am – 5pm on
01234 608 908 or email email@example.com
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 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.
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
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
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
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