Antique & Collectible Toy Gun Auction at Saxonville Auctions May 20 Saxonville Auctions will be selling Antique & Collectible Toy Guns & Cap Guns, Sat. May 20 featuring vintage Cast Iron Cap Guns, Die-Cast Cowboy Cap Guns, Space Ray Guns, Water Pistols and lots more.
News-Antique.com - Nov 30,-0001 - Saxonville Auctions will be selling a Collection of Antique & Collectible Toy Guns gathered by George Newcomb of Plymouth Rock Toy Co. on May 20, 2006 featuring vintage Cast Iron Cap Guns, Animated Cap Guns, Cowboy Character Guns of the 1950s such as Hopalong Cassidy, Gene Autry, Roy Rogers and Alan Ladd-Shane, Guns by Hubley, Stevens, Marx, Mattel, Nichols, Ives, Daisy, Space Ray Guns and lots more.
Antique Late 19th and early 20th Century Cast Iron Cap Guns include Stevens "Lion" Figural Cap Pistol, Ives "Sambo" Cap Pistol, Stevens "Magazine" Cast Iron Pea Shooter, Ives Cast Iron “Punch And Judy” Animated Cap Pistol, Kenton “Lightening Express” Animated Cast Iron Cap Pistol, Kilgore “Clip 50” Automatic Cap Pistol With Clip, Stevens "1776 - 1876" Single Shot Cast Iron Cap Pistol, Dent "Terror" Cast Iron Automatic and Mordt Cast Iron Cap Pistol
Cowboy Western Cap Guns include 1940 Kenton Gene Autry Cast Iron six-shooters (2 are rare dummy versions), Schmidt Alan Ladd Shane Cap Pistol, Leslie Henry Gene Autry Die-Cast 1950s Cap Pistols, Marx Davy Crockett Deluxe Repeater Rifle, Leslie Henry Paladin Cap Pistol, Kilgore "Kit Carson" and Grizzly Cap Pistols, 2 Wyandotte Hopalong Cassidy Cap Pistols, Kilgore Roy Rogers Tuck-Away on Card, a variety of Nichols Stallion, Hubley, Stevens, Marx and Mattel Cap pistols and much more.
Space ray guns include a rare Dale Engineering “Battle Of Mars” Arcade Ray Gun, still attached to part of the arcade game from 1947.
1960s Classic Plastic Toy Guns, Spy Guns and Backyard War Weapons include a Topper Johnny Seven OMA One Man Army Multi-Gun, 3 different Topper Secret Sam Snooper Gun Attache Sets, Bandai/Empire Johnny Tarheel M-16 Rifle, Topper "Multi-Pistol 09" Secret Agent Gun, 2 Remco Johnny Reb Cannons,
This is a different kind of auction, as bids will be from left bids, phone bids and Internet bidding through the http://www.proxibid.com/ interactive auction system. You will hear the voice of the auctioneer prompting you to continue to bid online, just like being there in person. Bid from the comfort of your own home or office. The catalog will appear on proxibid.com with pictures and descriptions prior to the live preview, and Internet bidders will be able to bid in real time with fabulous "one click" bidding.
There will be a live, in-person preview on Friday May 19 from 4:00 until 7:00 p.m. and on Saturday May 20 from noon until 6:00 p.m. where interested parties can see and touch the catalogued items, and can leave Left Bids to be entered on their behalf during the real time auction. Those who are extremely interested in certain items can request to be on the phone during the sale of those items. Everyone who participated in the past auctions expressed enjoyment with the system.
There is a 15% buyers’ premium, 5% sales tax for MA residents, with pick-up available for those wishing to save on the shipping and handling expenses, and there are many lots for dealers who sell in shops or online.