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Reps Star Wars Palitoy Figures Hit Records

Reps Star Wars Palitoy Figures Hit Records

Rare Palitoy Star Wars action figures and Palitoy Star Wars toys from a Palitoy reps collection has generated a frenzy amongst Star Wars collectors, when the lots came to auction on the 27th May. When Palitoy ceased trading, rep Doug Carpenter was allowed to keep unsold stock and he kept boxes […]

Record Price for Palitoy Action Man Carded Sportsman Judo Set No. 34805

Record Price for Palitoy Action Man Carded Sportsman Judo Set No. 34805

A Palitoy reps collection has created huge interest in collectors and many of the items have achieved high and record prices at Vectis auctions sale on the 27th May. When Palitoy ceased trading, rep Doug Carpenter was allowed to keep unsold stock and he kept boxes of it in his loft […]

Cowabunga! Turtles friends Hot Spot and Scratch at Vectis

Cowabunga! Turtles friends Hot Spot and Scratch at Vectis

Two of the rarest Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles action figures Hot Spot and Scratch will be fighting their way into Vectis TV and Film auction on the 15th April. The models from the Playmates Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 1992-93 series included two of the range’s rarest figures – Hot Spot and […]

Thomas, Hope & Sankey The Beatles Jigsaw, 1964 vintage, artwork attributed to Walter Howarth. Est £80-£120

A Puzzling Element to Vectis Sale

The Vectis TV and Film Related and Specialist Diecast sale to be held on 25th June features a number of Jigsaws with iconic imagery, from The Beatles and the Monkees, to Steptoe and Son, Thunderbirds, Batman James Bond and the Avengers and New Avengers. For more information visit Vectis.co.uk

James Bond at Vectis Sale

James Bond at Vectis Sale

Corgi No.261 James Bond Aston Martin DB5James Bond die-cast models feature strongly at Vectis Specialist die-cast sale on the 13th July. Among the models are die-cast replicas of two of James Bonds most famous cars, the Aston Martin DB5 from Goldfinger, and the Toyota GT 2000 from the film You Only Live Twice.

Classy Corgis at Vectis

Classy Corgis at Vectis

The upcoming Vectis sale on the 18th August features some of the best Corgi Toys Vectis the company has offered in one sale for quite some time.

Vectis – Not One But Two World Records in One Day

Vectis – Not One But Two World Records in One Day

Vectis Auctions, The World’s Largest Toy Auctioneer are no strangers to achieving World Record Prices for collectable toys entered into their specialist auctions. In the last five years there have been no less than eight ranging from £12,000 paid for a Post-war Dinky No.505 Foden Flat Truck to £1,265 paid for an empty cardboard box that once contained a Cetandco ‘Charterhouse Sand Bag Encampment’.

Rare Beatrix Potter’s ‘Peter Rabbit’ at Vectis Auction

Rare Beatrix Potter’s ‘Peter Rabbit’ at Vectis Auction

A Rare Steiff Peter Rabbit dating from 1904/1906 will
be auctioned on Tuesday 14 March. Standing 9" high in good
condition and is extremely collectable for two reasons – one,
he is one of the first Beatrix Potter toys manufactured and secondly,
he is also a Steiff, one of the most collectable names in the
toy world!

Review of Vectis Tinplate and Plastic Sale 9 December

Review of Vectis Tinplate and Plastic Sale 9 December


The latest Vectis Tinplate and Plastic sale held on Friday 9 December
at Thornaby was popular as ever, the sale attracted bids from
around the world with a final total of £105,000, this being
the best tinplate sale to date!

Important Collection of Schuco Toys

Important Collection of Schuco Toys


A unique
and historically important collection with archive material,
prototypes and previously undocumented pieces.