Auctions — October 3, 2017 at 11:24 am

Power and Motion: Auction Team Breker Nov. 11

Power and motion are the themes of Auction Team Breker’s sale of Science, Technology and Toys on 11 November in Cologne, Germany. From all kind of toys, hand-turned physical demonstration instruments, to early electrical devices, steam-powered models and monumental spring-driven musical boxes, the auction promises something for everyone.

Fresh from the toy chest comes a fine single-owner collection of Märklin 00/H0 Gauge locomotives, scenery and accessories, many in their original boxes and packaging. Highlights number a royal-blue pinstriped “TWE 700 B” Railcar (Estimate: € 3,000 – 4,000 / $ 3,500 – 4,700), an “HS 700” Electric Locomotive with original box (Estimate: € 3,500 – 4,500 / $ 4,100 – 5,300) and a “TW800” Express Railcar (Estimate: € 2,000 – 3,000 / $ 2,350 – 3,500) with box and manual.