Collectable Toys

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Friday 02 August 2019

Commencing at 11:00am

Bedford Auction Centre

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Friday 26th July – 9am to 8pm,
Saturday 27th July – 9am to 4pm,
Thursday 1st August – 9am to 6pm,
Morning of sale from 9am

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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.621-2

A Bassett-Lowke O gauge electric 4-4-0 ‘Prince Charles’ loco and tender, green BR livery, engine No. 62453, boxed Est £200 – £300

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An original Sooty hand puppet with a black and white photograph signed Peter Corbett, together with a plush clockwork bear Est £1000 – £1200

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

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Entries 
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Mailing & Postage
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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 Vintiner 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

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Collectable Toys

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

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/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

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