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Antique and vintage tin windup, battery operated & die cast toys


March 29, 2019
Auction starts at 10:00 am

March 30, 2019
Auction starts at 10:00 am

Pending 1000 LOTS

All lots are available online on our bidding platform.

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1951 W Division Rd, Fowler, IN 47944

Fantastic vintage toy collection with tin lithographed, battery operated and mechanical plus nice die cast.  The auction will consist of many vintage tin and die cast toys, some with original boxes, many military related pieces dating back to the early 1920’s and some a little older.  Manufacturers to include Tippco, Marx, Technofix, Bandai, Masudaya, Dinky, Corgi, Schuco and many more.  Lots of extremely nice pieces that were well cared for.  There are six ITO wooden model ships or boats to include a USS Missouri battleship, a US Navy PT Boat, a Nazi Germany U-Boat and three pleasure boats.  We have several Topping desk display airplanes, Many Tekno, Dinky, Matchbox, Corgi and Solido die cast army vehicles and tanks, a small but great selection of high grade and hard to find Dinky military pieces from a separate collection, the most tin and pressed steel tanks I have ever seen at one time with at least 60 from various manufacturers such as Structo, Wolverine, Tipp Co, Marx and others.  A nice selection of vintage airplane models including some very tough Monogram Spee-Dee Bilt kits, tin battery operated Batmobile and James Bond Aston Martin on original boxes, many other tin friction and lithographed pieces, nice 1950’s geared tin and plastic robot that works perfectly. 

An incredible collection of vintage redline Hot Wheels and accessories, mostly loose cars plus many boxed accessory sets with some still factory sealed will be sold on Saturday for the most part but a few redline era items will be sold on Friday along with hundreds of blue card era cars and factory sealed track sets.  This will be another incredible auction that you absolutely do not want to miss.

For those traveling more than a days drive away, the Red Roof Inn in Kentland is the closest hotel and offers discounted rates to our customers, just mention Toystrainsandotheroldstuff Auction house when booking a room or checking in and they will give you a discounted rate from their normal prices, their phone number is 219-474-5700.  There are also many hotels to choose from in Lafayette and West Lafayette, which are 30 miles away. 

Auctions will start promptly at 10AM with preview from 8AM-10AM before each days sale.  Complimentary sandwiches, water, coffee and dessert for all bidders in attendance.  Plenty of parking, indoor restroom available, no smoking inside auction house or within 20 feet of door.

Online bidding will be available with a 15% buyers premium and a 3% convenience fee for credit or paypal.  Live in house buyers premium is 10% with 3% convenience fee for credit cards.  Shipping is available for those unable to attend, phone bids and absentee bids accepted upon signing bidder agreement.

Wylie Stivers IN AU 11500031 TCA 14-70225

We are always accepting consignments for future sales even though we have a full schedule ahead of us, don’t hesitate to call us with whatever vintage toys to include trains, models, action figures, comics, slot cars, die cast, cap guns, play sets or anything else childhood related that you may have as we can always add more to a scheduled sale or schedule one specifically for you in the future.  Call today or email to see how we can get the most for you.

Wylie Stivers

Toystrainsandotheroldstuff LLC


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