The September 6 & 7 Toy & Pop Culture Auction is the first auction since Morphy Auctions acquired Pop Culture Expert, Tom Miano, of Serious Toyz.
This auction includes over 400 lots of slot cars. Highlights from this auction, include:
• Spy Toys & Collectibles are lead by an extremely rare James Bond Thunderball gun in box, a Man from U.N.C.L.E. Illya Kuryakin gun set in box, original movie posters, and lots more.
• Super Hero Items including a rare Baravelli Batman Rocket Gun in box, and one of only 2 known examples of a rare 1942 DC Comics promotional ashtray, plus a beautiful group of Green Hornet items.
• Die-Cast Vehicles by Dinky, including the highly sought-after Gift Set #990 in box.
• Beatles items include a beautiful condition record player, a Big Six Guitar in box, a factory-sealed box of Hair Pomade, a Yellow Submarine production animation cell and more.
• A large group of about 50 Japanese tin cars, including some of the most desirable pieces from Marusan, Isuzuki, Alps, Bandai, Yonezawa and many others.
• A nice assortment of original 1960s / 70s Rock Concert Posters and Record Store Displays from Led Zeppelin, Rolling Stones, Grateful Dead, Elvis, and many more.
• An extremely rare MIB example of the Remco “Hamilton Invaders” Playset, a boxed Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea set, a rare Frankenstein figural candle, and many more sci-fi / monster lots.
• TV Character collectibles including many rare & hard-to-find items from The Munsters, Adams Family, and many other ’60s TV favorites.
• A collection of Ventriloquist toys including Charlie McCarthy, Paul Winchell, Shari Lewis, Jimmy Nelson & others.
• A large group of unfired Western Cap Guns including boxed examples of a Kilgore ‘Long Tom” and a Nichols Stallion 41-40, as well as Cowboy & Western items from Hop-a-long Cassidy, Roy Rogers, Lone Ranger, Gunsmoke & others.
• Toys & Collectibles of your favorite Cartoon Characters from Disney, Hanna-Barberra, Harvey, United Features, Warner Bros and many others, including toys, figures, animation production cells, and more.
• Space Toys feature a number of extremely rare & desirable tin battery-ops, ray guns and robots, plus space character toys from Lost in Space, Star Wars, Star Trek, and more.
• Tin Battery-Operated , in boxes, will feature a Marx Kooky Spooky Tree, an (NBC Camera truck) (+++).
• Plus board games, dolls, model kits, retail displays, movie posters, advertising, gas station premiums, and tons more.
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