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NETTE Auctions :: October Toy and Train Auction

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NETTE Auctions (New England Toy Train Exchange) of Danbury, Connecticut is well known among collectors for their professional service and wonderful toy and train auctions.  Their next auction, October Toy & Train Event, boasts over 500 lots of quality toys and trains.  NETTE Auctions also quite frequently offers Marklin items in their auctions.  Here’s our two favorite Marklin lots in the

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Hans-Peter Porsche TraumWerk: A Dream World for Railway and Toy Fans

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Since its opening in June 2015, the Hans-Peter Porsche TraumWerk has delighted its guests with a model railway of around 400 square meters in size, legendary vintage cars and a huge collection of rare toys. The TraumWerk resides in the upper Bavarian municipalities Anger/Aufham in the region Berchtesgadener Land.  Here Hans-Peter Porsche, grandson of the legendary company founder Prof. Dr. H. c. Ferdinand Porsche,

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Lankes Auktionshaus impresses with Summer Auction 2016

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See an overview of the top highlights from the auction at Lankes’s website. Marklin gauge 1 Leipzig Station 2037 BB complete with station accessories including 2 lamps, stairs, 4 halls, 4 lamps, and overhead pieces. Impressive arrangement of an almost entirely complete Leipzig station from the 1930s! 4-arm globe candelabra lamp Marklin Zeppelin with clockwork motor Marklin English “Churchbury Station” complete with signs

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Sail first class with Marklin toy boats and submarines

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Engage your eyes with nautical treasures as we set sail on a journey through some of Marklin’s finest sea-fairing vessels.  Around the turn of the last century Marklin began producing a wonderful array of tin boats and submarines.  The broad range included early battleships with real cap-gun canons, steam paddle boats, large ocean liners with huge smoke stacks, and war-ready

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