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121: Fontaine Fox "Toonerville Trolley" tin wind up - a
156: Marx "Watch Me Roll Over Pluto" tin wind up - 8"112: Cast iron "Mack Truck" w stake body 4 3/4" long
Hampden, MA, United States
DoneSat, Mar 15, 2008 3:00 PM UTC

The Joseph S. Imler Collection

STANTON'S IS PRIVILEGED TO OFFER THE WONDERFUL ANTIQUE TOY PRIVATE COLLECTION OF ONE OF THE TRUE PIONEERS OF THE ANTIQUE TOY COLLECTING WORLD. JOSEPH S. "BUD" IMLER'S TOY COLLECTION WAS FIRST WRITTEN ABOUT IN THE DECEMBER 1967 ISSUE OF "YANKEE MAGAZINE". 40+ YEARS LATER THE OCTOGENARIAN & HIS CO-COLLECTOR WIFE, JANET, ARE DOWNSIZING & SIMPLIFYING THEIR LIVES AND, THUS, WE ARE OFFERING AT UNRESERVED AUCTION, THEIR DEEP & DIVERSE COLLECTION WITH VIRTUALLY NOTHING HELD BACK. THE IMLER'S HAD NEARLY 1000 ENTRIES IN THEIR CAREFULLY COMPILED CARD CATALOGUE, NECESSITATING A TWO DAY AUCTION OF VAST QUANTITY & FINE QUALITY. TOY COLLECTOR'S CAN'T AFFORD TO MISS THIS ONE!!!