Collection of Toy Cars Owned by Malcolm Forbes Crosses the Block on Proxibid Proxibid, the world’s largest real auction marketplace, today announced that a collection of toy cars owned by Malcom Forbes will be available for live online bidding on its Web site. The live auctio
News-Antique.com - May 03,2011 - Proxibid, the world’s largest real auction marketplace, today announced that a collection of toy cars owned by Malcom Forbes will be available for live online bidding on its Web site. The live auction, presented by Pioneer Auction Gallery, will take place on Sunday, May 15 at 1:00 p.m. Pacific, with live online bidding commencing at that time. Auction registration and pre-bidding are already available by visiting www.proxibid.com/pioneer.
More than 500 lots of toy cars from Malcom Forbes’ personal collection will cross the block in this live auction webcast. Everything from Corgi, Matchbox, and Kamaz to Wiking, Siku, Burago, Gama, EKO, Herpa, Brekina, Majorette, MC Toys, Schuco, Hot Wheels and more will be available for live online bidding in this auction. Each winning bidder will receive a Letter of Authenticity from American Heritage Archives stating that the cars were purchased directly from the Forbes Family and that they were owned by and were part of Malcolm Forbes’ personal toy collection.
“This is a fabulous collection of toy cars,” said Cindy Smith of Pioneer Auction Gallery. “Malcolm Forbes was a legendary businessman, celebrity and collector well-known for everything from Forbes Magazine to his infamous motorcycle rides with Elizabeth Taylor on the back of his bike. We are offering live, online bidding for this auction to ensure fans and collectors from across the globe are able to participate in this event.”
For more information about this auction, to register to bid or to place a pre-bid, please visit www.proxibid.com/pioneer.
Omaha-based Proxibid brings auctioneers and bidders together for a world-class online auction experience. Since 2002, the Company has worked with more than 2,500 auctioneers to bring more than 35,000 auctions to a global, online audience. With registered bidders from more than 190 countries, no other provider in the industry connects more buyers and sellers than Proxibid. The Company’s proprietary live Internet bidding service and Web site were developed by auctioneers and industry-leading professionals to provide our bidders with the most user-friendly and comprehensive online auction experience possible.
Proxibid’s customer service and support is unmatched in the industry. The company’s toll-free support center is open before, during and after every live auction, and is staffed with bi-lingual auction specialists who assist both bidders and auctioneers. For more information about Proxibid, please visit us online at www.proxibid.com.