It has been an exciting time for live auctions containing Marklin lots. Here we present some of the top highlights. The first is a fantastic (original!) Marklin carousel with a built-in musical instrument that functions as the carousel turns. A piece like this embodies Marklin’s incredible charm as a toymaker and also their engineering skill and attention to detail. MarklinRead more
Category: Auction Spotlight
The latest in live and online Marklin auctions for Marklin toys and trains. Discover the latest Marklin auctions across the internet. We’ll cover interesting Marklin lots up for sale and review the results of past auctions. Together we’ll pick out rare and interesting lots and open the a discussion.
Bertoia Auctions’ Fall Start Sale brings in the fall season with yet another offering of fantastic Marklin treasures. We start off with a beautiful ocean liner with the sailing name “Amerika.” This wonderful vessel is propelled by a real live-steam power plant fueled by an alcohol burner. The ship is said to be from the original family that purchased theRead more
NETTE Auctions (New England Toy Train Exchange) of Danbury, Connecticut is well known among collectors for their 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 auction:Read more
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 signsRead more
Bertoia Auctions has announced it will sell the incredible Jerry Greene collection in a multi-part sale. Michael Bertoia stated “Because it is so vast, we really can’t estimate how many auctions will be required to sell it all.” The collection is truly incredible with some one-of-a-kind pieces from makers like Marklin, Bing, and Lutz. The couple’s trains, which were purchased over severalRead more