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Auction Team Breker “Take a Byte out of the Apple”

Auction Team Breker “Take a Byte out of the Apple”

WHEN STEVE JOBS and Steve Wozniak presented their kit-form computer to the ‘Byte Shop’ back in 1976, owner Paul Terrel was quick to see a […]

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The Pull of Apple: Auction Team Breker Preview: May 20, 2017

The Pull of Apple: Auction Team Breker Preview: May 20, 2017

Up for auction in Breker’s sale on May 20, 2017 are two landmarks of technology that did indeed change their time. Apple’s First Product Apple […]

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“La Boutique Fantasque” Auction Team Breker • November 5, 2016

“La Boutique Fantasque” Auction Team Breker • November 5, 2016

THE DISCOVERY OF A previously unknown model is always cause for excitement. In 1989 a Kämmer & Reinhardt 105 art character doll made headlines when […]

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“Enigma Model
K” cyphering machine from 1939

Auction Team Breker “Icons of Technology” Nov. 7

On offer in Auction Team Breker’s sale on November 7, 2015 in Cologne, Germany, is an original, working “Enigma Model K” cyphering machine from 1939 […]

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Arithmomètre by Thomas de Colmar of circa 1852, 46.700 Euro / 51,370 US$.

Auction Team Breker’s May 30th Sale Results

PIERRE FARDOIL’S CALCULATOR is shaped like an astrolabe, has four dials, a darkened brass patina and fits comfortably into the palm of your hand. It […]

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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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Russian president Putin signing the “Treaty of Acceptance of the Republic of Crimea into the Russian Federation” on March 18, 2014, automaton, sold for $46,000.

Breker: Putin or Obama? Giving Antique Toys a Contemporary Spin

Russian president Putin signing the “Treaty of Acceptance of the Republic of Crimea into the Russian Federation” on March 18, 2014, automaton, sold for $46,000. […]

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Rider without helmet.

King of the Road: The Fascination of Motorcycle Toys

BY AUCTION TEAM BREKER WHETHER IT BE THEIR striking colours, stylish riders or the thrill of the open road that they evoke, tin toy motorcycles […]

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Auction Team Breker: The Rally Goes On

Auction Team Breker: The Rally Goes On

FOLLOWING THEIR VERY successful sale of tin toy motorcycles in November 2013, Auction Team Breker of Cologne, Germany, will be offering another seventy cycles from […]

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"The (Very) First Mac" - Auction Team Breker Preview Nov. 15

“The (Very) First Mac” – Auction Team Breker Preview Nov. 15

IN MAY 2013 AUCTION TEAM BREKER of Cologne, Germany, set a new world record for selling a 1976 Apple I computer for $671,400 US / […]

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1940s CKAO “No. A643” with two male riders, a co-operative effort between Kellerman
and Arnold of Nuremberg (lot 746), for €3,800/ US $5,130.

“Easy Rider” Toy Motorbikes at Auction

NOT OFTEN DO antique toy collectors catch a glimpse of seventy-three miniature motorcycles riding in cavalcade. Yet such was the scene at Auction Team Breker’s […]

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Boy’s Toys at Auction Team Breker, Nov. 16, 2013

Boy’s Toys at Auction Team Breker, Nov. 16, 2013

AS CLOTHES ARE SAID to make the man, so in the world of auctions and antiques, an exceptional housing or original box can sometimes influence […]

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Boxed Apple 1 at Auction Team Breker Nov. 16

Boxed Apple 1 at Auction Team Breker Nov. 16

In May 2013 AuctionTeamBreker of Cologne, Germany, made world news by breaking the record price for an Apple 1 Computer. The 1976 original unit surpassed […]

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Large motorbike by Krauss (16) in particularly fine condition ($13,000 – 19,500/ Euro 10,000 – 15,000).

Auction Team Breker’s Nov. 15-16 Auction Preview

AUCTION TEAM BREKER will be opening the toy chest for a special sale on 15 – 16 November 2013. Drawing extensively from fresh-to-the-market private collections, […]

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Auction Team Breker Sells Apple 1 Computer for $640,000

Auction Team Breker Sells Apple 1 Computer for $640,000

APPLE FANS AROUND the globe were watching on Ipads and Iphones, tablets and… as the personal computer that started it all, an Apple 1 from […]

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