6 Press Releases

Tag: Lionel

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    Scaled-Down Model Trains at Turner Auctions + Appraisals

    Paul Guaraglia has been collecting model trains for over 50 years, and his collection is housed and displayed in a separate room of his San Francisco Bay Area home. A selection of model trains from Guaraglia’s collection will be available at Turner Auctions + Appraisals in an upcoming sale. Among…

    Marx Mickey Mouse windup Locomotive and Tender, Boxcar, Gondola, Caboose
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    Toys, Trains, Toy Soldiers, Diecast, & More

    Presented in the upcoming Weiss Auctions event are a variety of Marklin toys from the 20th century. Included is a pair of Electric Train HO Locomotives, both in solid castings. According to Marklin’s description, this line is the company’s most successful scale that comes with a broad assortment of locomotive…

    3 Boxed Lionel 6424 Auto-Loaders
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    Toys, Trains, Diecast, & More

    With over 500 lots, the upcoming Toys, Trains, Diecast, & More sale, offered by Weiss Auctions, will include a selection of vintage action figures, toy automobiles, and train sets. One of the key pieces in the auction is a boxed Batman action figure. The character, created by artist Bob Kane,…

    Boxed Dinky 419 Leyland Cement Wagon
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    Weiss Auctions will offer the upcoming TOYS, TRAINS, SOLDIERS, & MORE auction in December. Featured toys include pre-war model trains as well as post-war Lionel boxed sets, Green Hornet materials, and diecast and pressed steel vehicles. The latter pieces are sourced from the estates of Joseph Cutrofello and Neil Padron,…

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    Toys, Dolls, & Figural Cast Iron Day-2

    The second day of the Toys, Dolls, & Figural Cast Iron auction by Morphy Auctions is replete with dolls, bears, and toys.  A cuddly companion to Day 1, Day 2 contains Barbie and Disney figures, as well as several valuable lots of baby dolls. But the Bisque dolls are arguably…

    Morphy Auctions
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    Morphy’s Shines Spotlight on Rare Antique Toys, Banks and Figural Novelties, Plus Out-of-This-World Space Toys in Sept. 24-25 Auction

    Circa-1880 ‘Roller Skating’ cast-iron mechanical bank expected to make $80K-$120K Although Morphy Auctions is one of America’s largest and busiest auction houses, with a year-round calendar of sales in many categories, the Pennsylvania-based company launched its business in 1997 with a specialty in fine antique toys and banks. Their enduring…

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