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1928 Mercedes-Benz SSK
Custom made, one-of-a-kind scale model (pedal car) Built in 1997 by a father and son in Duisburg, Germany. Only factory- made pieces are headlights, wheels and tires. Specifications: (In Black) Scale:1/2.5 Build time: 700 hours. Bodywork/chassis: aluminum/steel. Tires: Continental 12.5″ X 2.25″, mounted on wire wheels. Dashboard: wood. Instruments: reproduction of originals, but non-functional. Steering…
Ron purchased this red Imperial from Count Giansanti-Coluzzi .
Twentieth Century Pet Carrier
In the early twentieth century (and earlier) people traveled with their pets by railroad. Pets were usually confined to the baggage car. This is a traveling home for a small pet complete with a sliding drawer to hold food and allow porters to feed Fido for you. Measures 24″ H x 24″ L x 17″…
Helicopter Patent Model
Download PDF document with patent filings and drawings and other information on this model 1267A. RARE & IMPORTANT HELICOPTER PATENT MODEL. This extraordinarily rare patent model, numbered 56,057, is believed to be an original Swiss patent model for a Helicopter. At the time of its manufacture, it was not referred to as a “Helicopter,” in…
Toy Nomura Dream Cars
Ventura Alfa Romeo
The VENTURA Alfa Romeo C6 2500 Spyder circa 1950. At 16 1/2″, it is longer and a bit more awkward than the Ventura Alfa Romeo 14 1950 1900 Sprint touring car that was issued in a variety of color combinations. To my knowledge, only this Spyder model was ever plated. It appears to be one…
Circa 1909 Open Drive Limousine Toy with Figures
An Open Drive Limousine toy with artillery wheels, working door latches, a centrally mounted gas head lamp, with a chauffeur and lady passenger (wearing a pipe cleaner fox stole). Manufactured by Carette. While identification of the pictured vehicle is tenuous, it strongly resembles a very early Mercedes. This rare all-tin motor is in exceptional original…
CR (Charles Rossignol) Limousine
CR Limousine, very old, CL, with driver figure. Clockwork and Steering gear, intact. L 6 7/8″, otherwise Z1 Click here for auction catalog with details on this model. Contact me if you have more details on this model Purchased from the collection of Count Giansanti-Coluzzi .
Buick TN Limousine
TN Limousine Buick, Japan, CL, with electric lights, Clockwork intact, Roof LS. L 11″, Z 2-3 .
CR landaulet, very old, with driver, HL and CL, Clockwork intact. L 9 1/2″, Z 2 .
If you have any information on this model, please contact us! An extremely fine, hand-made model of a Bugatti. Metal, with the finest leather outfitting and fabric covering. The detail of the motor and radiator is amazing, as is the hood ornament signed, “A. Petit l968, depiction, L 19 ¾.″ .
British Star Car
In the 1920s, there were two Star Motor companies, one in the United States, a subsidiary of Durant Motors, and another in the United Kingdom, where the American Star Car was marketed under the Rugby badge. If this is an American model, the square-topped grill dates it to after 1923. Determining the year for a…