Tag: Morphy

Stollwerck and Chiclets vending machine designed to dispense both chocolate candy and chewing gum; porcelain with wood back, $28,200.

Antique vending machine hits the sweet spot in Morphy’s Aug. 10-11 advertising sale

DENVER, Pa. – An all-original antique vending machine that dispensed both Stollwerck Chocolate and Chiclets chewing gum topped the 1,100-lot lineup at Morphy Auctions’ Aug. […]

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The aisles in Carter’s Toy Museum featured rows of showcases, brimming with antique and vintage toys.

Morphy’s auction of Carter’s Toy Museum collection and building to be held Oct. 5-6 near Indianapolis

LEBANON, Ind. – It didn’t take long for toy collectors to discover Carter’s Toy Museum after it opened in 2005. A wonderland of antique playthings […]

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Adolph Grenke Breweriana Collection

Morphy’s Announces Sept. 21-22 Auction of Adolph Grenke Breweriana Collection

DENVER, PA – Dan Morphy, CEO of Morphy Auctions, has confirmed that the renowned Adolph Grenke breweriana collection will be auctioned in its entirety at […]

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Top lot of the sale: Caille double
upright slot machine, $114,000.

Morphy’s March 17 Zygmunt Coin-Op Collection $942,000

DENVER, PA. – An overflow crowd gathered at Morphy Auctions’ gallery on March 17, 2012 to bid on selections from the late Frank Zygmunt Sr.’s […]

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British late 19th century Queen Havana Cigars tin sign, lithographer Hope Co. Ltd. Philadelphia, est. $600-$1,200.

Morphy Auctions Advertising, coin ops and Fritsch mechanical music collection Aug. 10-11

DENVER, Pa. – The festive sounds of turn-of-the-century music boxes and coin-op machines will ring through Morphy Auctions’ gallery Aug. 10 and 11 as the […]

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Morphy’s to Auction Carter’s Toy Museum Collection and Building October 5-6 in Indiana

Morphy’s to Auction Carter’s Toy Museum Collection and Building October 5-6 in Indiana

ZIONSVILLE, IND. – Morphy Auctions has been chosen to auction the vast collection of antique and vintage toys, advertising items and other amusements belonging to […]

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Circa-1870 gutta percha marble with multiple colors creating an ‘iris’ effect, est. $3,000-$5,000.

Morphy Marble Auction May 26

DENVER, Pa. – Some of the finest handmade and machine-made vintage marbles ever to be offered at auction will be available to bidders on May […]

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Morphy’s to auction Carter’s Toy Museum

Morphy’s to auction Carter’s Toy Museum Oct. 5-6 in Indiana

ZIONSVILLE, Ind. – Morphy Auctions has been chosen to auction the vast collection of antique and vintage toys, advertising items and other amusements belonging to […]

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Top lot of the sale: Caille double upright slot machine, $114,000.

Morphy’s March 17 auction featuring Zygmunt coin-op collection chalks up $942,000

DENVER, Pa. – An overflow crowd gathered at Morphy Auctions’ gallery on March 17, 2012 to bid on selections from the late Frank Zygmunt Sr.’s […]

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Coca-Cola trompe-l’oeil window display, 1937, 47 x 51 inches, among the rarest of all Coke advertising items, est. $15,000-$20,000.

Morphy’s April 20-21 Antique Advertising Auction

DENVER, Pa. – A wealth of rare antique signs, figures and other promotional items from the golden era of advertising is currently on display at […]

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Caille double upright slot machine combing 5-cent Eclipse and 25-cent Centaur, est. $80,000-$120,000.

Morphy’s March 17 Coin-Op Sale Features Zygmunt Collection

DENVER, Pa. – Morphy Auctions’ March 17, 2012 auction of antique slot, coin-op, gambling and mechanical music machines will offer collectors their choice of more […]

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Morphy Auctions Feb. 9-11 Auction

Morphy’s Feb. 9-11 auction features toys, trains, advertising

DENVER, Pa. – More than 2,000 lots of antique toys, trains, advertising and rare comics are primed and ready to make their appearance Feb. 9-11 […]

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1966 battery-operated walking Batman toy, tin with vinyl head and original cloth cape, original box. Est. $4,000-$8,000.

Morphy’s Feb. 9-11 auction starts the company’s New Year with toys, trains, advertising, superhero comics

DENVER, Pa. – More than 2,000 lots of antique toys, trains, advertising and rare comics are primed and ready to make their appearance Feb. 9-11 […]

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Toys and Advertising at Morphy's Dec. 8-10

Toys and Advertising at Morphy’s Dec. 8-10

DENVER, Pa. – Morphy Auctions has a holiday treat in store for toy and advertising collectors: a 3-day sale so big they’re turning back the […]

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Tom Sage Jr., chief operating officer of Morphy Auctions and head of the company’s new sports memorabilia department

Morphy Auctions Opens Sports Memorabilia Department

DENVER, PA – Morphy Auctions’ CEO Dan Morphy has announced the addition of a full-service sports memorabilia department to his company’s growing roster of specialty […]

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