The Toys and Collectables Department is renowned for its wealth of experience and knowledge in the field and the popular sales, held three times a year, have developed a strong following amongst collectors. Toys and Collectables Sales at Tennants include:
- Model Trains, including antique and modern trains covering all gauges from z-gauge to gauge 1 and beyond
- Live Steam
- Vintage Toys
- Diecast models, including Dinky, Corgi and Matchbox
- Model Kits
- Memorabilia from the world of film and music
- Vintage advertising ephemera
The department specialises in handling private collections of Toys and Collectables, and is regularly appointed to sell specialist collections of model trains, a particular area of expertise for the department. Private collections are handled with care and discretion, and the department works hand in hand with the Garden Rooms team to display private collections in our galleries ahead of sale.
The specialist is able to advise you on all aspects of buying and selling Toys and Collectables at auction and current market values, and offer professional valuations for insurance and probate.
A Rare Part Set of Seven Steiff Dog SkittlesSold for £3,600
The Beatles Concert Poster For The Royal Hall, Harrogate Friday 8th March 1963Sold for £5,500
Distler Jacko The Merry Organ Grinder And The MonkeySold for £2,400
A Very Rare Heyde Ernest Shackleton 1908 Antarctic Exploration SetSold for £4,200
A Fine Quality Bing Gauge "1" Live Steam 4-4-0 Locomotive and TenderSold for £8,000
NEWS & INSIGHTS
3rd April 2019, 10:30
Get your antiques and collectables valued by our team of specialists.
Plan your visit to our Leyburn Head Office and Salerooms, or our Harrogate and London Offices