A multi-piece Noah's Ark toy figure may fetch between $12,000 and $14,000 during Bertoia Auctions' 1,400-lot Toy & Holiday auction Mar. 28-29.
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 "George Washington" tin toy U.S. ocean liner rose to $3,450 in a 430-lot coin and toy auction at Thomaston Place Auction Galleries this past fall.
In an auction which saw $1.2 million in sales, an uncommon Popeye windup “Air-o-Plane” complete with its original box soared to $11,257 and a new home at a museum in the Orient, during a June 21 auction at James D. Julia Inc.
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.
Morphy Auctions is ringing in spring with toys, trains, marbles and more April 19-20, offering 1,800 lots of must-see antique and vintage items.
Bertoia Auctions will offer the second and final offering of Dick Claus’s incomparable collection of vintage and antique toy ships and boats Nov. 10, 2012.
GLENDALE, Calif. – If you’re a treasure hunter, a fan of vintage toys and memorabilia, or a history buff, you likely found your way to the Los Angeles area Glendale Civic Auditorium to celebrate and enjoy the 40th anniversary of The All-American Collector’s Show. The weekend event acted as a magnet for some...
The rarest toy in Morphy Auction's Dec. 8-10 toy and advertising sale is the German tinplate Slate Dancer variation featuring two Mickey Mouse figures on a single platform. "This is the only double Slate Dancer we've ever seen," Morphy said. "We asked around to see what others thought, and everyone told us this was...
Auction Team Breker offers vintage science and technology, mechanical music, automata and fine tin toys at its Nov. 19, 2011 sale.