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Meccano Dinky diecast No.972 20 ton 'Coles' Crane

1955-69
orange cab & chassis, yellow crane, crane cab & hubs, two drivers
orange cab & chassis, yellow crane, crane cab & hubs, two drivers, "Long Vehicle" decal
orange cab & chassis, yellow crane, crane cab & hubs, driver, striped decals



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Lot 487 Dinky Toys - August 12th, 2008 Dinky No.972 20 ton Lorry Mounted Crane "Coles" - orange, yellow, blue driver, yellow supertoy hubs - Near Mint, complete with all inner card packing and test certificate which are Excellent Plus in Excellent Plus striped Supertoy box. Estimate: 80-100 Bidding is now closed on this item Price Realised: 80


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Lot 1134 Dinky Toys - June 17th, 2008 Dinky No.972 20-ton Lorry Mounted Crane - orange truck body, with deep yellow crane body, jib and yellow Supertoy hubs, would benefit from a little further cleaning due to storage - otherwise Excellent Plus to Near Mint in an Excellent blue and white striped box with some inner packaging and "tested" label. Estimate: 80-100 Bidding is now closed on this item Price Realised: 70


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Lot 440 Dinky Toys - June 10th, 2008 French Dinky No.972 Coles Mobile Crane - yellow, orange, blue driver, yellow Supertoy hubs with "Assemble En France" underside of black tinplate base - English parts - Good Plus in Good Plus to Excellent striped Supertoy box with pale blue inner packing pieces. Estimate: 60-80 Bidding is now closed on this item Price Realised: 90


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Lot 174 Dinky Toys - June 10th, 2008 Dinky No.972 20-ton Coles Lorry Mounted Crane - yellow, orange cab and chassis, blue driver in cab only, "Coles" in black on lighter yellow to rear, yellow Supertoy hubs - Excellent including detailed end flap picture box. Estimate: 40-60 Bidding is now closed on this item Price Realised: 130


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Lot 173 Dinky Toys - June 10th, 2008 Dinky No.972 20-ton Coles Lorry Mounted Crane - deep yellow, orange cab and chassis, blue driver in cab only, "Coles" logo in black on light yellow to rear, yellow plastic hubs - Excellent in Good to Good Plus detailed end flap picture box. Estimate: 40-60 Bidding is now closed on this item Price Realised: 60


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Lot 1125 The David Kenney Manhattan Collection - Part III - December 12th, 2007 Dinky No.972 20-ton Lorry Mounted Coles Crane - orange Truck body with blue drivers, deep yellow Crane body, jib and Supertoy hubs - Near Mint in a Near Mint blue and white striped box with inner packaging. Estimate: 80-100 Bidding is now closed on this item Price Realised: 70


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Lot 2379 The Norfolk Collection - September 12th, 2007 Dinky No.972 20-ton Lorry Mounted Crane "Coles" - yellow/orange, 2 blue drivers, yellow Supertoy hubs with grey tyres - Near Mint to Mint in Good blue and white striped lift off lid style box with one packing piece. Estimate: 70-90 Bidding is now closed on this item Price Realised: 150


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Lot 3644 The Bill McDade Collection - Part 2 - June 17th, 2006 Dinky - No.972 Lorry Mounted Crane - orange truck body, yellow Crane and Supertoy hubs - Excellent in a Good Plus French issue blue and white striped box with some inner packaging. Estimate: 60-80 Bidding is now closed on this item Price Realised: 110


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Lot 3267 House On The Hill Collection - June 17th, 2006 Dinky - No.972 Coles Mobile Crane on AEC chassis - orange cab and chassis, orange-yellow Crane and Supertoy hubs, light blue metal driver and Crane operator, grey tyres - Good Plus in Good Plus blue striped box. This example is highly unusual in that the box lid has 3 x "16th International Commercial Motor Transport Exhibition" labels for the Commercial Motor Show at Earls Court London September 26 - October 4 "See Our Exhibit, Stand No.137 Avenue U 1st Floor", it would appear that this example was a promotional giveaway by Coles themselves during this particular Commercial Motor Show. Unusual item, the first we have seen. Estimate: 200-240 Bidding is now closed on this item Price Realised: 320


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Lot 2119 Private Owner Collection - March 16th, 2006 Dinky - No.972 20-ton Lorry Mounted Crane - orange truck body, deep yellow crane body and jib, yellow Supertoy hubs, light wear to raised edges and top of cabs - otherwise Good Plus to Excellent in Good blue and white striped box with some inner packaging. Estimate: 50 -60 Bidding is now closed on this item Price Realised: 90


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Lot 2063 The Florida Collection - January 19th, 2006 Dinky - No.972 20-ton Lorry Mounted Crane "Coles" - orange cab and chassis, blue driver and crane operator, yellow back and Supertoy hubs, "Coles" to rear - Mint. Complete with pale blue inner card packing in Excellent striped Supertoy box. Estimate: 80 -100 Bidding is now closed on this item Price Realised: 240


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Lot 3855 Dinky Toys - December 15th, 2005 French Dinky - No.972 Coles Mobile Crane - two tone orange, blue metal driver and crane operator, "Assemble En France" tinplate baseplate, yellow Supertoy hubs - Excellent in Good Plus blue striped box complete with inner card packing. Estimate: 70 -90 Bidding is now closed on this item Price Realised: 150