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Parma, OH, United States
DoneSat, Jul 28, 2018 5:00 PM GMT
Ted Mantell Vintage Schuco Toy Auction
Toys Of Times Past is pleased to offer The Ted Mantell Schuco toy collection auction that will take place on July 28, 2018 at 1pm EST. The Online Only auction will feature all Schuco toys from the famous German toy manufacturer. This wonderful collection consists of a vast array of Schuco toys including wind up figures, mechanical cars, race cars, boats, planes, submarines, Varianto models, Piccolo models, Micro Racers, Old Timers, Yes No monkeys, perfume bottles and much more! Some of the highlights are a Boxed #984 Donald Duck, #929 Negro Minstrel, Boxed #980 Disney 3 Pigs, #940 Charlie Chaplin, #972/6 Father with Stein, #985/3 Switzerland Soldier with Drum & Cymbal, #991/1 Third Reich Soldier with Drum, #975 Sailor Dancing Couple, #964 Boxed Monk with Stein, #933 Dutch Girl with Baby, #962 Fox with Suitcase, #958 Gnome Dancing Couple, 3965 Clown Juggler, #1007 Clown Motodrill Motorcycle, Boxed Curvo Motorcycle, Boxed #1011 Dalli Car, Boxed #2005 Sonny Car, Boxed #1750 Car, Boxed #1088 Motex Car, Boxed #1080 Rollyvox Car, #5300 Ingenico Car Set, Boxed #2005 Mercedes Car, Boxed #4002 Tacho Examico, Boxed #4520 Flic, Boxed #1050 Studio Racer, Boxed #1070 Racer, Original Studio II Racer, Boxed #356213 Elektro Porsche 917, Boxed #356181 Porsche 911 Carrera, Boxed #1074 Matra Ford Formula 1, Radiant 5600 Airplane, Boxed #5560 Elekto Amphibio Boat Car, Boxed #3307 Submarino, Yes No Bell Hop, Orange Mohair Monkey Perfume Bottle, Bellhop Chimpanzee Drinking Flask, Berlin Teddy Bear, Trip Trap Dachshund and hundreds of other Schuco toys. Many of the toys include their original boxes and some are very scarce and difficult to find examples.? Ted began collecting toys in 1968 and continued until his passing in January of this year. When talking with Ted about parting with his lifetime collection,He said: "I was only the caretaker of these wonderful toys for a period of time and now it's time for others to be the caretaker of them, to be loved and cared for as I did.