Special Toy and Antique Auction

Auction Details

An impressive collection including a good selection of Funho toys, tinplate cars, building blocks, triang race games, speedboats, cruisers, pond yacht, pram, fire trucks, motorbikes, many trains and train sets, trucks, soldiers, cowboys and indians, buses, Matchbox toys, puzzles, robots, pinball, dominos, noddy items, cartoon characters, books, tommy doo lead toys, dolls, steiff rabbit, pelham puppets, Mickey Mouse, NZ railways memorabilia, top hats, ships wheels, tantalus, dressing box, jewellery box, five squeeze boxes, ivory pieces, stone carvings, icons, whalebone sailors shuttle, sewing items, antique glasses, Murano, New Zealand silver, Chinese ceramics, snuff bottles, pair cinnabar vases, Japanese tsuba, wakizashi, katana, jade animals, fine Japanese snuff box, carved panels, erotic ivories, Georgian plates, sauce jug, Meissen, delft, Keith Murray, Clarice Cliff, Moorcroft, royal doulton, large Booths old Willow dinner set, Lladro, Blue danube, gold chains, brooches, emerald rings, diamond rings, impressive diamond tennis bracelet, gent’s rolex Tudor wristwatch, greenstone pieces, cameo brooches, silver candelabra, sauceboats, bonbon dishes, cutlery, teaset, perfume bottles, meat cover, persian, Afghan, Baluchi rugs, colonial furniture including a burr kauri scotch chest, Victorian tables, chairs, regency sofa table, Victorian revolving billiard cue stand, Japanese and chinese furniture, W.B. Leader oil and other fine quality paintings and prints.

To be included the the April Antique Auction please phone us on 09 523 1049 or email us at info@cordys.co.nz

Auction times
Tue 30th March / 9:00 am – 10:00 pm

Viewing times
Fri 26th March / 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Sun 28th March / 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Mon 29th March / 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Location
180 Great South Rd, Remuera, Auckland

Catalogue
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Postal bidding
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Prices realised
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Conditions of sale
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Auction Highlights

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Lot number 028
Triang London double decker bus, largest size, good condition. L 520mm

Estimate: $350
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Lot number 032
German tinplate clockwork carousel (go-round), c.1900, working condition, the umbrella type top supporting seven seated figures. Original paint with some distress. L 230mm

Estimate: $300
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Lot number 061
"Triang Toys" 2.4 litre Mark ii Jaguar, 1/20 scale, powder blue plastic with fine detailing, tin plate seats, mint in box, c.1950s. L 230mm

Estimate: $500
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Lot number 120
Tinplate clockwork circus shooting gallery, working condition, moveable duck targets of conveyor, no guns. Ohio Art USA. 430 x 280mm

Estimate: $250
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Lot number 125
Attacking robot, Japanese, tinplate with plastic arms and head, burgundy colour c1960s-70s, good working condition. H 300mm

Estimate: $175
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Lot number 129
Triang Toys England Chevolet pedal car c1928, professionaly restored with windscreen, hubcaps, sidelamps, numberplates, original Chev badge, seats re-upholstered. A rare pre war pedal car in pristine condition. L 1000mm.

Estimate: $2500
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Lot number 132
A Chinese clipper pressed steel plane, Wyandotte toys 1930s, red, cream and black, good original condition with gloss paint and original decals. 230 x 340mm.

Estimate: $250
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Lot number 137
c1920s pond yacht, red and white wooden and steel hull, wooden deck, quality crafted large size with original "Kays" label possibly for Kellerman Germany. Length of hull 780mm

Estimate: $500
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Lot number 146
Ives Railways electric passenger train set c1930s, cast iron and tinplate, quality cast iron locomotive #3218, tinplate railcar #60, chair car #61 and parlour car #62 all finished in green with gold leaf lettering, tarnish and paint loss to carriage roof, one bogey wheel loose on chair car, overall very good.

Estimate: $500
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Lot number 161
"Ready Cut Village", decoratively lithographed and die cut, c.1910, fold up village, original condition depicting c1910 vehicles and a Gordon Bennett type racer, stamped made in USA. Very good condition. 370 x 140mm

Estimate: $150
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Lot number 218
A vintage German Karl Bub Nuremberg tinplate clockwork limousine with four doors, red and black paint work with yellow and grey wheels, complete with original chauffeur. Length 260mm. Printed marks, 1920s.

Estimate: $650
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Lot number 222
A vintage early version Mickey Mouse straw filled plush toy of black and gold plush panels showing some wear. H 510mm

Estimate: $275
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Lot number 348
An antique brass crucifix the cross with flame terminals, the fine section baluster base of three bell shaped feet. H 620mm

Estimate: $600
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Lot number 354
A 19thC Russian icon painted with figure of the standing Jesus with gold halo, on wood panel. 270 x 220mm

Estimate: $500
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Lot number 355
A 19thC Russian icon on wood panel, painted with three standing figures each with gold halo. Saint Gregory, Saint Basil and Saint John. 310 x 265mm

Estimate: $600
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Lot number 410
A large old Chinese dish of circular form, polychrome decoration of woman and child within a walled garden, dominant tones of green, blue and orange-brown. D 375mm

Estimate: $1250
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Lot number 566
A 14ct white gold and diamond tennis bracelet, consisting of two rows of round brilliant cut diamonds, 92 diamonds, total diamond weight approx 13ct valuation available.

Estimate: $7000
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Lot number 601
A pair of 19thC Eastern silver standing figures of musicians in ceremonial costume. H approx 185mm

Estimate: $350
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Lot number 640
A New Zealand colonial burr kauri flat front chest on two short drawers over hanging three full width drawers flanked by scroll and leaf carved supports, the burr kauri top with thumb molded edge, turned handles with mother of pearl insets, raised brass escutcheons. H 1420, W 1210, D 540mm

Estimate: $3250
Price realised: n/a