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NETTE Auctions :: October Toy and Train Auction


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:    

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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


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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