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Cherilea boxed baseball set with 10 players and umpire, estimate $2,200-$2,800.

Old Toy Soldier Auction May 29-31 with Mike Endres Collection

PITTSBURGH – Bidders are on their marks, and battle lines have been drawn for Old Toy Soldier Auctions’ (OTSA) May 29-31 sale of military and […]

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Distler (German) tin-litho race car, 20 inches long, battery-operated headlights, est. $8,000-$12,000.

Morphy’s May 30-31 Toy Auction with Gallegos robot collection

DENVER, Pa. – Robots are on the march again at Morphy’s. The Pennsylvania company’s May 30-31 Toy Auction containing 1,450 lots is led by a […]

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Antique Toy World Magazine for May 2015

Antique Toy World Magazine for May 2015

Don’t miss the May 2015 issue of Antique Toy World Magazine. Just look at what’s inside: Gil Masten Memorial Paul Hedburn Memorial In Memory of […]

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Girl with Theatre Musical Automaton by Gustave Vichy, circa 1895,
estimate: $ 20,000 – 27,000

Auction Team Breker: Luxury Toys

On May 30, 2015 Auction Team Breker of Cologne, Germany, will be featuring fine toys and automata. Here we present the highlights in their historical […]

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Lineage

Lineage

by STEVE BUTLER MANY TOY MANUFACTURERS would design and produce a new toy that if successful would be issued one or more times thereafter in […]

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Cremona
Orchestral “K” nickelodeon, with excellent panels of stained and leaded glass ($33,000).

Stanton’s Music Machine Auction Nov. 20-22, 2014 Results

CHARLOTTE, MI – A Mills Violano Virtuoso soared to $34,100 and a Cremona Orchestral “K” nickelodeon went for $33,000 at a fall auction of antique […]

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Focal Point: Volkswagen Sedan Marklin – 1938

Focal Point: Volkswagen Sedan Marklin – 1938

BY STEVE BUTLER This 2.4-inch Volkswagen may seem as insignificant as its size. It is not. With a closer look one finds a split rear […]

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This copy of Batman No. 1,
from spring 1940 and graded 7.5 out of 10,
sold for $237,300, a record for its grade.

Batman #1 Brings $237,300 at Philip Weiss Auctions

LYNBROOK, NY – An unrestored copy of Batman #1 (DC Comics, spring 1940), graded 7.5 out of 10 for condition and considered one of the […]

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One of only two known 1891 Coca-Cola calendars
and the only one of its particular type, ex Gordon
P. Breslow collection, near mint, $150,000.

Morphy Advertising Auction Nets Nearly $2.2 Million

DENVER, PA – A blockbuster lineup of more than 800 lots of antique advertising opened the doors to a three-day marathon of consistently strong auction […]

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Carlton Antique Toys – Vi and Bill Berry – 501-922-1270

Carlton Antique Toys – Vi and Bill Berry – 501-922-1270

Contact Vi and Bill Berry at 501-922-1270 or email at berrybv@suddenlink.net

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Distler (German) lithographed tin wind-up Monkeys on Seesaw.

Stephenson’s May 8 auction features massive John Dieterly collection

SOUTHAMPTON, Pa. – Stephenson’s Auctioneers, estate specialists based in Bucks County (suburban Philadelphia), Pa., will open its doors to welcome toy and train collectors on […]

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Batman car with box, Yanoman, Japan, 1960s, lithographed tin friction, estimate $4,000-$5,000.

Bertoia’s May 8-9 “In May We Play” Auction

VINELAND, N.J. – The list of high-profile collectors who’ve sold their toys at Bertoia’s is a long and impressive one that includes Stan Sax, Donald […]

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Boxed Tippco Volkswagen Coca-Cola delivery truck.

Mosby & Co. May 16 Toy, Historical & Circus Auction

FREDERICK, Md. – Buyers of rare, early circus sideshow banners had a field day when Mosby & Co., auctioned Part I of an advanced collection […]

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5 Cent Superior horse race confection vendor slot machine, circa 1935. Estimate $30,000-$35,000.

Morphy’s May 1-3 Las Vegas auction of coin-op, advertising and arcade machines

LAS VEGAS – Featuring some of the most highly sought-after antique coin-operated machines in existence, the 1,500-lot-strong Coin-op, Advertising and Arcade Auction being held at […]

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Mickey Mouse tin racecar with white rubber wheels, key included, est. $200-$400.

Morphy’s April 19 General Antiques & Advertising Auction

DENVER, Pa. – Antique signs, coin-op machines and a huge array of toys are among the dozens of categories represented in Morphy’s April 19 General […]

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