Toys, Books & Ephemera – 6th April 2017
It’s the Toys, Books and Ephemera auction this Thursday with some interesting items in these categories as well as other general antiques and collectables.
Lots include a boxed Gerry Gee Jnr. Ventriloquist doll in great condition, Meccano sets, Mamod steam engine, batter operated Jolly Chimp, Dinky Thunderbirds Lady Penelope’s Fab 1, Thunderbird 2 with 4, Maximum security vehicle, Cuisenaire, 1950’s German tin clockwork jet fighter, lead soldiers, diecast toys, Hulk Smash-up action game, cereal toys, mint boxed Mattel Hotline Railtrack and competition packs, trains and accessories, Hornby, Marklin, Athearn, Noddy, straw filled rocking horse, board games, 1965 boxed Thunderbirds toys, dolls, celluloid, Cabbage Patch, cupie, gollies, Ertl Mobil tanker, large remoter control plane and heaps more.
Lot no. 305 is two 1964 Festival Hall, Melbourne Beatles tickets and other pieces of ephemera include: 1st edition Banjo Patterson book ‘The Animals that Noah Forgot’, 1818 copy The Globe, Sir Lionel Lindsay wood engraved bookplate for Hans Heysen, Herald Newspapers 1890-1916, 1825 Death of Govr. MacQuarie, c1880 Melbourne portrait photos, Kiss stickers, Stereoscope and Rose Stereoviews of WW1 Australian Expeditionary Forces, great Suffragettes, Warburton, Walhalla, Mt. Buffalo chalet, Solomon Islands, Maori, Paris, Fleet Street, Lorne, pulp fiction books, Carter Brown, swapcards, bubble gum wrappers, Thunderbirds Are Go lobby cards, sheet music, Australian 1930’s panoramic photo of Police in uniform, 1965 McEwans and 1912 Stanley theodolite and scientific instruments catalogues, Victorian photo album, 1957 C/wealth Railways map of Australia, car manuals, Wild Life, Art in Australia, Weekly and other magazines, 1968 Thunderbird 6 quad movie poster, books, 1863 Tracks of McKinlay, 1865 The History of Discovery in Australia, cookery, porcelain reference, Enid Blyton, children’s and other books, Disney, Dick Tracy, Flash Gordon, Hoppalong, Mandrake and other comics.
General collectable include a c1910 Thornton-Pickard wood and brass half plate camera, red rotary and black Bakelite wall telephones, military badges and buttons, tins, tools, furniture, globe shape drinks trolley, Tribal walking sticks and others, Nordia rosewood framed leather sling back chair, Limited edition signed Pro Hart lithograph, Orrefors decanters, fountain pens, Chinese red lacquer chair, antique mahogany hall chair, padlocks, records, 45’s and LP’s, tins, tribal, Victorian mahogany overmantle mirror, Rolls Garrard portable turntable and more.
Auction starts 6pm Thursday.
Viewing 10 – 6pm Wednesday
12 – 6pm Thursday
Absentee bids to be in by 5.00 pm.