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Pat. 1907 Otto Eichenberger (Swiss) & Leon Brock (American) bowling automaton with three bisque-head figures. Multiple actions, crank-activated, est. $10,000-$20,000

Milestone’s Jan. 14 New Year’s Auction

WILLOUGHBY, Ohio – Based in the Cleveland suburb of Willoughby, Milestone Auctions is a company on the rise. Co-owners Miles King and Chris Sammet have […]

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Antique Toy World Magazine for January 2017

Antique Toy World Magazine for January 2017

Don’t miss the January 2017 issue of Antique Toy World Magazine. Here’s what’s inside: Focal Point By Steve Butler Rare Buckeye Stages System Bus Depot […]

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What Was It About Donal?

What Was It About Donal?

By David Weingarten In a way, this is a story about a cast iron Masonic Temple bank I didn’t buy from Donal Markey (despite my […]

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Focal Point: Fix-All Jeep Marx, Circa 1954

Focal Point: Fix-All Jeep Marx, Circa 1954

By Steve Butler It was about 1954 when Marx issued a colorful four-page brochure to present their line of seventeen toys in their “FIXALL” line. […]

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Buckeye Stages Sign Brings $52,200 at Showtime Auction Services in October

Buckeye Stages Sign Brings $52,200 at Showtime Auction Services in October

The Oct. 7th-9th event, with over 2,000 lots, was held at the Washtenaw Farm Council Grounds ANN ARBOR, MICH. – A Buckeye Stages System bus […]

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Tin Toy Corner: Carette’s 1898/9 Steam Driven Three-Wheeled Automobile

Tin Toy Corner: Carette’s 1898/9 Steam Driven Three-Wheeled Automobile

By Renaud Fournier (rfournier1900@live.com) Carette’s 1898/9 catalog illustrates a steam driven three-wheeled automobile, as referenced in David Pressland’s Great Book of Tin Toys. This has […]

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Identity Issues

Identity Issues

By Steve Butler DURING THE 1950s Japanese makers issued numerous tin toy autos of generic design. Many were packaged in boxes with labels having graphics […]

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Now through Dec. 15: Dirk Soulis Online Auction of Rare Dresden Ornaments

Now through Dec. 15: Dirk Soulis Online Auction of Rare Dresden Ornaments

A Christmas Miracle: Local Family Discovers Hoard of Rare Dresden Ornaments Overland Park, Kansas — A woman from the metro has uncovered a stash of […]

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Tom Harris Dec. 14 Advertising, Trains, Toys Auction

Tom Harris Dec. 14 Advertising, Trains, Toys Auction

Tom Harris Antique Auctions Presents Wednesday, December 14th, 2016 – 10 A.M. Advertising, Trains, Toys, Keen Kutter & Scientific Items At Auction Approx. 100 Lots […]

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Antique Toy World Magazine for December 2016

Antique Toy World Magazine for December 2016

Don’t miss the December 2016 issue of Antique Toy World Magazine. Here’s what’s inside: Focal Point By Steve Butler Pook & Pook, Inc., Auctioneers and […]

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Kelly Tires w/ Lotta Miles
Porcelain Sign, $88,450

Morphy July Automobilia Auction $3.5 Million in Sales

DENVER, PENNSYLVANIA, August 7, 2016 – It was fifth gear all the way with Morphy’s most recent Premier Automobilia and Petroliana auction. This two-day event, […]

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Peddling Ice Cream

Peddling Ice Cream

By Steve Butler THE RAIN HAD PASSED but it was still a lousy morning. It was windy and way too cold for a Pennsylvania day […]

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National Christmas Museum

National Christmas Museum

by Ingrid Floyd TUCKED AWAY IN a corner of Lancaster, PA, is the enchanting National Christmas Center that is sprinkled throughout with toys from the […]

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The 2016 Chicago Toy Soldier Show was a Winner!

The 2016 Chicago Toy Soldier Show was a Winner!

EARLY ON Sunday, September 25, the Hyatt Regency in Schaumburg, Illinois awoke to more than 350 tables of toy soldiers staffed by more than 150 […]

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CBG Mignot’s Prehistoric Animal Herd

CBG Mignot’s Prehistoric Animal Herd

By Henry I. Kurtz I am partial to any toy company that has produced realistic representations of prehistoric creatures. Among toy soldier firms, the one […]

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