Tag: robots

Transportation, Space and Battery Operated Toys to Highlight Smith House’s First Sale of 2016

Transportation, Space and Battery Operated Toys to Highlight Smith House’s First Sale of 2016

By Sharon Verbeten “I HAVE A CERTAIN NICHE that customers look to me for,” says Craig Thompson, owner of Smith House Toy and Auction House, […]

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Space Cycle with original box,
Japanese writing, $21,000.

Morphy’s May 30-31 Space Toy Auction Results

DENVER, PA – Robots and space toys landed at Morphy’s May 30-31 Toy Auction with expectations of dominating prices realized, and they did not disappoint. […]

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Morphy’s May 30-31 Toy Auction

Morphy’s May 30-31 Toy Auction

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

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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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Machine Man Robot Toy, Made in Japan, Gavels for $44,850

Vintage and Original Circa-1950s Machine Man Robot Toy, Made in Japan, Gavels for $44,850 at Philip Weiss Auctions’ November 4th Auction

LYNBROOK, N.Y. – A vintage, original, battery-operated “Machine Man” toy robot, made in Japan in the 1950s by Modern Toys and standing 14 ¾ inches […]

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J. & E. Stevens Blind Man and Dog cast-iron mechanical bank, patented 2/19/1878. One of the best of all known examples. Est. $15,000-$25,000.

Comic characters and robots in Morphy’s Feb. 15 Toy Auction

DENVER, Pa. – Morphy Auctions’ first major toy sale of 2014, slated for Saturday, February 15, will feature more than 856 lots and dozens of […]

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Robots Sweep the Top 10 at Morphy’s Million-Dollar Toy Auction, Sept. 6-7

Robots Sweep the Top 10 at Morphy’s Million-Dollar Toy Auction, Sept. 6-7

DENVER, PA – “We knew the robots were going to take off, but we had no idea the sale was going to turn into such […]

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Enzo Pertoldi Robot and Space Toy Collection

Enzo Pertoldi Robot and Space Toy Collection to be Auctioned by Morphy Sept. 6-7

DENVER, Pa. – One of the greatest assemblages of robots and space toys ever amassed – the Enzo Pertoldi collection – will be the featured […]

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