This United Scale Models brass model train is an early 1960's piece manufactured in Japan.
Its a highly detailed Baldwin Prairie type 2-6-2 steam locomotive in standard HO scale. The original box designates it as the "Prairie King", and it was sold with a high-end Pittman DC motor.… Read the rest
A collection of vintage Cosco furniture, including high chairs, playpens, TV trays...
This is a 1975 vintage Cosco playpen model 13-182 with the "Play Zoo" pattern introduced in 1974. It's a full-size playpen, measuring 40 inches x 40 inches, and stands 29 inches in height.… Read the rest
The Par Picture Puzzle is among the most sought-after jigsaw puzzle brands ever made...and with good reason. The Par Company of Brooklyn, New York has been manufacturing these wood-backed jigsaw puzzles since the 1930's. The quality of craftsmanship in the intricately-cut wooden backed pieces is simply stunning, and the time and expertise it takes to assemble one is a challenge even to the most experienced puzzle solvers.… Read the rest
The 1961 Ideal Betsy Wetsy Doll Swing
This rare 1961 Ideal Betsy Wetsy doll swing rocker is like a smaller version of the old Graco Swyng-O-Matic baby chair, with a clockwork motor inside that winds up and makes the swing rock back and forth. … Read the rest
This very rare antique German playing cards set has two complete decks of 53 cards in a leather bound hard shell carrying case. The unusually small-sized cards have two corner indices and each card measures 2 9/16 inches x 1 11/16 inches.… Read the rest
This vintage Rupert Bear plaque is made of stamped copper and it is solid. This retro plaque depicts a reprint of a 1930s Dutch strip from the Algemeen Handelsblad newspaper.
The strip is titled "Bruintje Beer keert met zijn vriendjes huiswaarts", or "Rupert Bear Returns Home with His Friends".… Read the rest
The Case XX 6445R Pocket Knife
Since World War II, the Case knife has been the highly-sought-after utility tool of choice for generations of Scouts, campers, and young boys across the country. This vintage Case XX knife model 6445R shows moderate use, but is still in sturdy shape with no cracks, chips, loose bits or structural flaws.… Read the rest
Released in 1986, Fortress America is arguably the best strategy game Milton Bradley ever developed.
Obviously a Red Dawn-inspired "fantasy" from the height of the Cold War, the 25 year old theme of Fortress America seems more relevant today than ever...Saddam's face is right there on the freakin' box, a full five years before 1991's Operation: Desert Storm.… Read the rest
This is my old Gouge Starriors Destructor action figure from 1984. He is complete and is still in very good cosmetic condition. His joints are tight, his drill spins fast, and, amazingly, I kept up with his tiny little choking hazard of a pilot!… Read the rest
Tyco Stock Car 500 Electric Slot Car Set w/ Extras
THIS 1992 TYCO STOCK CAR 500 SLOT CAR ELECTRIC RACING SET IS USED AND IN GOOD WORKING CONDITION WITH ORIGINAL BOX. THE SET IS MISSING FOUR GUARD RAILS, ONE OF THE TWO BRIDGE PROPS (AN OBJECT OF SIMILAR SIZE WAS USED TO IMPROVISE THE PROP IN THE PHOTOBELOW) AND THE DECORATIVE FLAGS.… Read the rest