For toy collectors, the holiday season begins with Bertoia’s annual November toy auction, including toys, trains, banks, doorstops and holiday antiques.
More than 1,000 toys, many of which were Japanese wind-up designs from the 1950s and 1960s, were sold during Victorian Casino Antiques' May antique toy auction.
More than 400 lots of antiques and fine art will be sold at auction Thursday, May 24, by Gordon S. Converse & Co. Categories include antique clocks, Asian objects, fine art, and more than 50 lots of toys and toy trains, among others.
More than 800 lots of rare and desirable vintage toys and collectibles will be sold without reserve in an Internet and catalog auction that concludes Jan. 6-7.
One of the more elusive of tin windup toys, the Boxer Rebellion clockwork toy by Lehmann is one of only a handful known to exist. This detailed toy with political undertones is in exceptional original condition and comes to the block with a $15,000-$20,000. Photo courtesy James D. Julia Auctions....