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Long awaited googly-eyed doll achieves $22,800 at Alderfer Auction
HATFIELD, Pa. – Emotions ran high on April 3 as the last doll offered at Alderfer’s doll auction sold for $22,800. The winning bidder had waited decades for this German “googly-eyed” doll to come up for sale. Absentee and Internet live bidding was available through LiveAuctioneers.
Turner Auctions + Appraisals selling dolls, teddy bears July 29
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – Turner Auctions + Appraisals will auction a collection of European and American dolls and toys on Sunday, July 29. Offering over 130 lots from one collector, the sale features dolls from Italy, England, Switzerland and America; teddy bears by Steiff, Hermann, Merrythought and others; Disney collectibles; and marionettes, puppets and […]
Milestone to auction incomparable comic character toys, Nov. 18
WILLOUGHBY, Ohio – When antique toy collectors gather and talk about the truly great comic character collections of the past, the names of a certain few trailblazers in the hobby invariably come up. However, it has been many years since a virtually unknown collection of fine, early comic character toys has appeared at auction, […]
Stephenson’s Nov. 27 auction features bountiful array of dolls, toys and trains
SOUTHAMPTON, Pa. – The day after Thanksgiving is typically associated with leftovers, but the goods will be fresh and varied in Stephenson’s Friday, Nov. 27 auction of dolls, toys and trains.