Pickfords Removals Dinky delivery van

Original pre-war Pickfords Removals van. Dinky 28B type 2 model

In our upcoming auction (Friday 28th August 2015), we have for sale this rare, very early, pre-war (1935-39) Pickfords Removals van. It’s an original diecast Dinky 28B type 2 model. It is in a play-worn condition yet still highly collectable.

Original pre-war Pickfords Removals van. Dinky 28B type 2 model

Front view of original pre-war Pickfords Removals van. Dinky 28B type 2 model Rear view of original pre-war Pickfords Removals van. Dinky 28B type 2 model

Here’s a range of 28B type 2 with a selection of original, contemporary livery. They form part of a large collection up for auction next month at Vectis.

Pre-war Dinky 28b type 2 delivery vans in a selection of livery

Verity Orbit fan

Vintage Verity 'Orbit' fan

We wanted to highlight this vintage 1920s/30s Verity ‘Orbit’ oscillating fan (lot #294) this week. We’ve sold similar fans in the past and they’ve always proved very popular.

Vintage Verity 'Orbit' fan

It’s superb quality and in very good condition cosmetic condition.

Vintage Verity 'Orbit' fan

The strong vintage industrial look make it an interior designers dream!

Vintage Verity 'Orbit' fan

It needs to be rewired by a qualified electrician before use or resale – but well worth the effort.

Detail, vintage Verity 'Orbit' fan

Here’s one in action!

The animal-like movement and shimmering brass are amazing – it’s like a living presence in the room!