Organizers of the 32nd annual Eastern Iowa Doll/Toy/Teddy bear show are hoping this annual event will jump start the arrival of Spring, as dealers and collectors of dolls, bears and vintage toys converge on Iowa March 10.
More than 850 lots of vintage toys, including 250-plus robot and space toys lots and more than 250 character and tin toys, will headline Morphy Auctions' first major toy sale of 2014, on Feb. 15.
A couple of top-notch Marklin toy ships, a 1930s Micky and Mini Mouse on a clockwork motorcycle, and Santa in an open roadster all contributed to a $2.75 million sale end-of-year sale at Bertoia Auctions.
Come Jan. 26 Mount Laurel, NJ will usher in the 7th Winter Fever Toy Show, the state's largest toy show, with a wide variety of toys dating back to the 1900s.
An exciting selection of antique advertising, toys and dolls, from various private East Coast collections, including an Izannah Walker cloth doll that was rescued from the trash, made for an exceptional sale at James D. Julia.
The 600+ lots in Mosby & Co.’s Nov. 16 cataloged collectibles auction covers vast collecting territory, including a collection of popcorn machines and wagons.
Hake’s Americana Auction #210 is chock-full of rare and beautifully preserved memorabilia, including examples from Maurice Sendak’s own Disneyana collection.
Old Toy Soldier's Summer Auction attracted the big guns of collecting, who over the course of the three-day event dropped $501,000 on 1,647 lots.
A 500-lot auction slated for Aug. 24 features a diverse mix of transportation toys including die-cast offerings from the likes of Corgi and Hubley to pressed steel vehicles like a 1927 Golden Arrow wind-up racer from Kingsbury.
It was a toy collector's paradise during Bertoia's Toy Picks auction in early May, which finished with $1.5 million in sales, with a circa-1902 first-series Marklin Toy Battleship Maine leading all lots, after fetching $64,900.