Thomaston Place Auction Galleries Coin & Toy Auction

When:
Thu Sep 19, 2013 11:00AM
Where:
51 Atlantic Highway
Thomaston, ME

2013 Coin & Toy Auction
241 LOTS OF COINS / 192 LOTS OF TOYS
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 19, 2013 - 11:00 AM
NO RESERVES
Preview 9 AM - 5 PM Monday, September 16th thru Wednesday, September 18th and 9-11 AM on Auction Day
HIGHLIGHTS
· PCGS AU55 1909-O $5 Gold
· PCGS 1913 Gold $10 MS65
· 1884-S Morgan Dollar, choice
· PCGS MS67 1922 $1 Gold Commemorative Grant
· 1877 $5 Gold
· 1911-D $2.50 Gold
· US Ocean Liner "George Washington by Marklin
· Rare Kyser & Rex 1883 Bank
· 10 Lots of Star Wars figures
· 21 Lots of Robots
· 18 Lots of motorcycle toys
· 2 1979 R2D2 Robots
Thomaston Place Auction Galleries
PO Box 300, 51 Atlantic Highway, Thomaston, ME 04861
Phone (207) 354-8141 * Fax (207) 354-9523
Please visit our website which has a photo of every item in our sale with complete descriptions and es-timates! www.thomastonauction.com

Kaja Veilleux, bonded & licensed Auctioneer,
ME License #AUC902
John d. Bottero, AARE, GPPA ME License # AUC1237

TOY SESSION - 11:00 AM - 2 PM
Lots 1 thru 168 from the Collection of Ronald Gower, Atlanta, GA.
Lots 169 thru 177 being sold to benefit the Farnsworth Acquisition Fund
Lots 178 thru 191 from two private Maine collections
COIN SESSION - 2PM - 4PM
Lots 201 - 441 from 5 private collections.
Lot 320 - COIN - PCGS MS67 1922 $1 GOLD COMMEMORATIVE GRANT, WITH STAR est. $4800 - $5200
Lot 227 - DANSCO ALBUM - LARGE CENTS DANSCO ALBUM 1798-1857 est. $3000 - $3500
Lot 236 - COINS - TUBE OF 20 1 OUNCE MEXICAN SILVER BULLION COINS est. $400 - $600
Lot 377 - COIN - PCGS 1913 GOLD $10 MS65 est. $8000 - $10000
Lot 437 - OBSOLETE BANK NOTE - 1902 $5 Rockland National Bank, Maine, Charter No 1446, ser no 5712. 3 1/8" x 7 1/8". est. $700 - 900
Lot 281 - COIN - 1922 Grant $1.00 gold commem., with star, PCGS- 65 with CAC sticker. Superb ex-ample of this date, few finer. est. $2500 - $2800
Lot 254 - DANSCO ALBUM - MORGAN SET FROM 1878 - 1890-S (MISSING 1881-CC). MANY KEY DATES ARE IN VERY HIGH GRADE, INCLUDING THE CCs. est. $2000 -$2500
Lot 255 - DANSCO ALBUM - MORGAN DOLLARS - 1891- 1921-S (MISSING 1893-S, 1894, 1895 SOME KEY DATES IN UNCIRCULATED GRADES est. $2500 - $3000
Lot 276 - COIN - 1884-S Morgan Dollar, choice; nice breast feathers on this usually weak struck date. Seldom seen this nice. est. $5000 - $6500
Lot 326 - COIN - 1911-D $2.50 GOLD; STRONG D est. $3000 - $4000
Lot 335 - COIN - 1877 $5 GOLD est. $3000 - $4000
If you are unable to attend, it would be our pleasure to take your bid by phone, absentee or internet via www.ArtFact.com. Review our website at www.thomastonauction.com for a complete virtual cata-log. Buyer's Premium is still just 15%. I invite you to call our courteous and knowledgeable staff if you have any questions.
Lot 409 - 1989 U. S. MINT GOLD BULLION PROOF SET - $5, $10, $25, $50 GOLD PROOFS IN ORIGINAL MINT PACKAGING WITH COA AND BOX. est. $2500 - $3000
Lot 283 - COIN - 1853 Liberty Seated Half Dollar with arrows and rays; very choice, scarce this nice. est. $2500 - $3000
Lot 327 - COIN - PCGS AU55 1909-O $5 GOLD est. $10000 - $12000 FEATURE THIS LOT
Lot 319 - COIN - PCGS MS66 1922 $1 GOLD COMMEMORATIVE GRANT, NO STAR est. $2500 - $3000
Lot 405 - COINS - 1988 U. S. MINT GOLD BULLION PROOF SET, $5, $10, $25, $50 GOLD PROOFS IN ORIGINAL MINT PACKAGING WITH COA AND BOX. est. $2500 - $3000
Lot 399 - COINS - LARGE BAG OF BUFFALO NICKELS est. $300 - $400
Lot 303 - CURRENCY - LOT OF SMALL SIZE NOTES - 1929 $20 BANK OF NEWPORT KEN-TUCKY NATIONAL NOTE (RARE ISSUE, LOW SERIAL, NON GERMAN), 1929 $5 BANK OF GLOUCESTER, 1966 $100 RED SEAL, MISCELLANEOUS SILVERS CERTS AND MODERN NOTES est. $1800 - $2000
Lot 396 - COINS - LOT OF EAGLE SILVER COINS - 1841 $1, 1875-S TWENTY CENT, 1877 TRADE DOLLAR, TWO 1854 HALF ARROWS, 1856 & 1858 HALF, 1843 HALF, 1876 HALF, QUARTERS, DIMES, AND HALF DIMES est. $2000 - $2400
Lot 192 - (2) CAST IRON TOY TRAIN CARS - Rare "New York Central & Hudson River Baggage and Smoking Car" in bronze finished iron, with sliding doors, marked "WRR" (Wilkins), 15 1/2" long; est. $800 - $1200
Lot 179 - COLLECTION TOY SOLDIERS - Approx (80) Toy Soldiers, mostly lead, ranging in age from 1910s-1980s, including 'Britains' (16) Scots & House Guards, (4) Equine of Queen & Escort, (8) Zulu War, more est. $400 - $600
Lot 180 - (2) RARE EARLY TIN TOYS - Including: 1912 'The Great Billiard Champion' by KiCo (H.
Keinberger, later HUKI), 6 1/2" long, PLUS 1899 'The Performing Sea Lion' by Lehman, 7 1/2" long. est. $700 - $900
Lot 168 - (3) TOY ROBOTS - All 1950s Vintage, including 1955 Marx 'Electric Robot, painted plastic, having a variety of actions, all of which are controlled manually by different knobs and buttons on its back, rolls forward and... est. $800 - $1200
Lot 191 - PAPER LITHO TOY BOAT - Famed Ocean Liner "St. Louis" by Bliss, paper litho on wood, with two wooden masts, wheelhouse, one of two stacks. 34 1/2" long. est. $800 - $1200
A sample of the 18 lots of motorcycle toys being offered.
Lot 96 - (10) 1984 TRANSFORMERS & (1) AUTO BOT IN BOXES G1 - Inc: Megatron, Ironhide, Bluestreak, Prowl, Hound, Trailbreaker, Sunstreaker, Wheeljack, Mirage, Jazz byHasro; PLUS Bug Bite by Tonka. Generation 1. 7" to 14". est. $700 - $900
Lot 72 - STAR WARS TOY - Vintage 1981 Empire Strikes Back AT-AT, by Kenner, no. 38810, in the
original box, with un-applied stickers, original instructions and figures. 22 1/2" x 18 1/2" x 8" box. est. $600 - $800
Lot 178 - RARE MECHANICAL COIN BANK PLUS (3) STILL BANKS - Kyser & Rex 1883 Cast Iron
Mechanical Penny Bank featuring lion confronting two monkeys in a tree, 8 1/4" T, 9" x 4"; PLUS 'State Bank', 6" T, 4" x 3 1/2"; More. est. $800 - $1200
Lot 105 - (2) 1979 ROBOTS IN BOXES - Remote Controlled Battery Operated R2D2 form robots is-sued by Coca-Cola, they also issued full-scale dispensing vending machines in this form for use in malls. 11" tall box. est. $2000 - $3000
Lot 71 - STAR WARS TOY - Kenner Radio Controlled R2-D2, no. 38430, issued 1978, in original pack-aging with instructions. 11 1/2" x 6 3/4" x 5" box. est. $700 - $900
Lot 76 - HANDCARVED (42 PC) STAR WARS SET - Painted Wood Carvings of all the characters from the bar scene in Star Wars, made in 1977 by Tobby Lewis of Alanta, Georgia. With articulated arms and legs. Remarkable. Avg 4" tall. est. $600 -$800
Lot 16 - TOY TIN BOAT - US Navy Dreadnought on wheels with counterweight drive, in painted tin, by the Dayton Toy Co, circa 1900, with lifeboats and masts intact. 13" long. est. $500 - $700
Lot 15 - TOY TIN BOAT - US Ocean Liner "George Washington' by Marklin, Germany, in painted tin, with original rigging. Maker's mark on rudder. Stem-wind for propellor is  in aft stack. 13" long. est. $1000 - $1500
Lot 154 - TWO TRAYS OF TOYS - Mexican Papier Mache & Continental Indian Cloth or Wood Fig-ures. est. $200 - $300
Lot 169 - GERMAN BISQUE HEAD DOLL - Circa 1900 Bisque Head Doll with brown sleep eyes, real blonde hair wig on original pate, composition body, in vintage white linen dress with undergarments, black shoes w buckles. 15" tall. est. $400 - $600
Lot 188 - (93) STAR WARS ACTION FIGURES IN (2) CASES - Star Wars & Empire Strikes Back Vi-nyl Cases with lift-out trays containing nearly all of the figures made by Kenner from the three movies, with accessories. est. $600 - $900
Lot 110 - LARGE JAPANESE TOY ROBOT IN BOX - Godaiken "Tetsujin 28" by Popy, for Bandai American, in the original box with all accessories, unopened. Includes folder with brochures. 22" x 15" x 5" box. est. $600 - $800
TERMS: Cash, approved check, and MasterCard, VISA, Discover, or American Express cards with proper identification. A 5% Maine State Sales Tax will be added to all purchases redeemed at our facil-ity by buyer or his delegate unless buyer provides a valid State issued Resale Certificate. .A 15% buyer's premium will be added to the total sale price. TPAG reserves the right to hold merchandise until check payments clear. Signed absentee and phone bid requests must be submitted by 12 pm on the day prior to the sale. Determination of the age, condition, quality, authenticity, value, purported history, or classification of all items offered and sold (regardless of what is said or written) is the sole responsibility of the bidder/purchaser. Please refer to our website for complete Terms & Conditions.
The information contained herein is abbreviated.
Please call for complete descriptions and condition reports.
Please call Melissa Thissell for any additional information at
(207) 354-8141 or email at auction@kajav.com
A few of the 151 toy robots being offered, in 21 lots

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