Friction operated Baby scooter, Marusan Japan 1950. Girl sitting on the back, boy is driving. Size: 5.2 inch (13,4 cm). Friction mechanisme is in working order. The scooter has its original windscreen and is in near mint condition with some wear on the headlamp and the fender, last one is pretty usual with these motorbikes. Original box has all its sideflaps and original staples. On top of the box there is a small indentation ( left side ). Left sideflap has a small crack (0.9 inch) with a piece of tape at the innerside. Otherwise excellent condition.
mercredi 8 juillet 2009
dimanche 5 juillet 2009
Britains No.9685 Lambretta Scooter a group of 4 unboxed models including - (1) white, red side panel, driver and passenger with white crash helmet - Near Mint. (2) white, red side panel, drivers top repainted yellow, no crash helmet - Good Plus. (3) grey, blue side panels, rider and passenger (only rider has crash helmet) - Good Plus and (4) grey, red side panels, no rider or passenger - Near Mint. (4)
Telsalda (Hong Kong) plastic Polar Bear on Trike - silver, white and blue Bear, black wheels. Friction drive. Length 3.75" - Near Mint in Good to Good Plus pictorial card box. Together with Unknown make (Hong Kong) plastic Hitch Hiking Bunny on Scooter - yellow Scooter, white and blue figure with red hat, blue and red Bunny. Friction drive. Length 4" - Excellent Plus in Poor box. (2)
Marx (Hong Kong) plastic Sooty and Sweep Scooter - yellow Scooter, Sooty with red overalls, Sweep with blue overalls, red handlebars and Sooty and Sweep to front of scooter. Friction drive. Length 4.25" - Mint in Good Plus pictorial card box.
Marx (Hong Kong) plastic Captain America Scooter - yellow Scooter, green Captain America with red and white panel to body, brown gloves and boots, black seat, shield missing. Friction drive. Length 4.5" - Near Mint in Good pictorial card box.
Empire Made (Hong Kong) plastic Vespa Motor Scooter and Rider - red, grey seats and handlebars, black and white Rider, rigid perspex screen. Friction drive. Length 6.5" - Excellent in Good to Good Plus box.
Empire Made (Hong Kong) plastic Vespa Motor Scooter with Rider - yellow, grey seat and handlebars, white and black Rider, rigid perspex screen. Friction drive. Length 6.5" - Excellent in Good box.
Japanese Scooter Boy - Rabbit Scooter - very rare tinplate friction drive 3-wheel scooter, with detailed tinprinting, original celluloid boy rider, c.1950, ex shop stock item, some light surface corrosion to one side - otherwise Good Plus colourful example, ex warehouse stock, 15cm.
Marusan (Japan) "Baby Scooter - Pat No.4940" - being a Scooter with Rider and Woman Passenger - red and grey with "Silver - Pigeon" to rear, friction drive. Driver has green and yellow striped jacket, passenger with helmet, ear flaps, check shirt, bare legs. With clear windscreen, tin blue wheels to front, slight mark to pigeon on one side else Near Mint in Excellent box with detail full colour picture to lid.
DS (France) Vespa Scooters a counter trade box for 12 containing 12 models - all in green plastic with black seat and silver bars - all Mint in Good Plus box with illustration of young man riding a scooter. Very unusual and super item.
Marusan (Japan) "Baby Scooter - Pat No.4940" - being a Scooter with Rider and Woman Passenger - red and grey with "Silver - Pigeon" to rear, friction drive. Driver has green and yellow striped jacket, passenger with helmet, ear flaps, check shirt, bare legs. With clear windscreen, tin blue wheels to front - Near Mint in Excellent box with detail full colour picture to lid.
TN (Japan) tinplate Police Patrol Auto - Tricycle with mystery action - blue and white Bike with trailer, white tank with red sides and "S" to tank sides, "Police Patrol" to rear top, "Police" to sides of trailer and "Police Department" to rear, light blue Police figure with hat and whistle. Battery driven with "mystery action", steerable etc. Length 9.5". Later 1960's version with Scooter front - Excellent in Excellent box.
tinplate Scooter with Rider. Vespa style Scooter in light metallic green, Rider with red top and green checked trousers, pressed metal wheels. Clockwork. Length 5.75". Some minor surface rust and general tarnishing of bright work - Good.
Unknown make (possibly German) tinplate Scooter with Rider. Scooter is Vespa style and is green and red with grey seats, Rider has yellow top, blue scarf and hat, blue trousers, black pressed metal wheels, stabilisers. Pushalong toy - driver has one arm missing - Good to Good Plus.
Technofix (Western Germany) ref.292 tinplate Motor Scooter with Rider, Passenger and Dog - red and yellow Scooter, yellow and green Driver, blue with striped trousers Passenger, white Scottie type Dog, registration G292 to rear. Friction drive. Length 8.25" - Good Plus to Excellent.
Technofix tinplate Scooter and rider - very scarce West German made model has detailed tinprinting to scooter, rider and passenger, complete with spare wheel to rear, the clear plastic windscreen has split where it attaches to the handlebars but the remainder is Near Mint in a Fair colourfully illustrated box.
Ellegi (Italy) large scale plastic Vespa Scooter - off white, black trim and seats, plated parts, battery operated with remote control cable attached, fitted with 2 x stabiliser wheels - Near Mint in Good illustrated window box, 31cm.
Paya (Spain) plastic clockwork Scooter and Rider - early item from this Spanish manufacturer is light green, with 3 x wheels, includes rider with felt trousers and jersey, lacks one small stabiliser wheel to underside - otherwise Good Plus, 17cm.
Mettoy plastic Scooter and rider. Large scale plastic model is brick red, with cream fittings and plastic rider, friction drive with spare wheel to rear, would benefit from a little cleaning - otherwise Excellent item which still includes its clear plastic windscreen, 17cm.
Mettoy Lambretta Scooter - large scale plastic friction drive model is very dark blue, with cream fittings and driver, would benefit from a little cleaning - otherwise Excellent Model with engine sound and contained in a Fair illustrated box, 17cm.
Marx Toys Walt Disney's Goofy with scooter - yellow plastic friction drive scooter with goofy figure, red jacket, blue trousers, glue repair to one handlebar of scooter - otherwise Excellent in a Good colourfully illustrated box, 11cm high.