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Turner Auctions: Warren Heid Family Collection of Toy Trains

Turner Auctions: Warren Heid Family Collection of Toy Trains

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, CA, MARCH 17, 2017 – Turner Auctions + Appraisals is pleased to announce the sale of the Warren Heid Family Collection of […]

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An Original Box

An Original Box

By Steve Butler THERE ARE ESSENTIALLY two attitudes concerning collector demand for an original box. Such a box depending upon condition can usually add 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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Tin Toy Corner: Desperately Seeking…Susan?

Tin Toy Corner: Desperately Seeking…Susan?

By Renaud Fournier (rfournier1900@live.com) “It’s not easy riding alone on the road all the time” – I can imagine this motorcycle rider saying. I’ve had […]

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say boxed BRIO sets, especially new-in-box sets, are very hard to come by and are worth far more than sets without their boxes.

BRIO Wooden Trains Appeal To Young and Young at Heart

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez SWEDEN HAS GIFTED the world with many pop-culture riches, including ABBA, IKEA, Swedish meatballs, Pippi Longstocking and, of course, Swedish Fish. Add […]

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Antique Toy World Magazine for April 2017

Antique Toy World Magazine for April 2017

Don’t miss the April 2017 issue of Antique Toy World Magazine. Here’s what’s inside: Bertoia’s March 25 Signature Sale Sets New Standard for Quality and […]

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Premium Plastic

Premium Plastic

By Steve Butler THE TWO PLASTIC TOYS presented herein are definitely among the most difficult plastic toy vehicles to locate in top condition, that is […]

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Focal Point: Prop-Rod, Cox, 1955

Focal Point: Prop-Rod, Cox, 1955

By Steve Butler Cox sold a bunch of Prop-Rods, primarily for two reasons. First, the 11-9″ toy generated considerable customer appeal with it new and […]

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Toy truck, Arcade Mack cast iron dump truck, embossed
Mack on both sides of closed C cab, spoke wheels & nickel-plated driver, VG cond w/orig blue paint, 12.25"L.

Rich Penn Auctions Presents: A Tribute To The Titans of Transportation and More!!

TOY PLANES, TRAINS, automobiles, boats, ships, trucks, motorcycles and more, if it was built for transportation, it was collected. And on May 19-21 it will […]

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Iron and Steam Toy Collections

Iron and Steam Toy Collections

By Noel Barrett Prior to this sale, I couldn’t remember being entrusted with an important collection whose owner I did not know personally. In this […]

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Tin Toy Corner: The 1902 Catastrophe of the Pax Dirigible

Tin Toy Corner: The 1902 Catastrophe of the Pax Dirigible

By Renaud Fournier (rfournier1900@live.com) On May 12th, 1902 the Brazilian inventor Augusto Severo de Albuquerque Maranhão and his mechanic, M. Saché, set off in Severo’s […]

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Chicago Toy Show: April 23, 2017 8AM-3PM

Chicago Toy Show: April 23, 2017 8AM-3PM

WE ARE RESPONDING to the demands of today’s competitive market by re-inventing our facilities to illustrate that the combination of our six buildings makes the […]

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Bertoia’s announces new online-auction division ‘Bertoia Basics,’ with inaugural sale slated for April 15

Bertoia’s announces new online-auction division ‘Bertoia Basics,’ with inaugural sale slated for April 15

VINELAND, N.J. – Bertoia Auctions is branching out with a new series of sales designed expressly for live-online and absentee bidding. Known as “Bertoia Basics,” […]

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Iron and steam join forces in March 31-April 1 toy auction hosted by Pook & Pook with Noel Barrett

Iron and steam join forces in March 31-April 1 toy auction hosted by Pook & Pook with Noel Barrett

DOWNINGTOWN, Pa. – Pook & Pook and veteran toy auctioneer Noel Barrett are partnering on another terrific toy auction, this time a big two-day event […]

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Tippco Mickey & Minnie Motorcycle, circa 1932, German, est. $35,000-$45,000

Bertoia’s March 25 Signature Sale sets new standard for quality and rarity with Marklin boats and trains, German automotive, bears, toys and antique Santa displays

Boutique selection includes top-shelf European and American pieces from renowned toy and train collections VINELAND, N.J. – Bertoia Auctions will present a connoisseur’s selection of […]

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