Sale location: NEW YORK.
Sale date: December 18, 1990.
Title, description: THE TOY COLLECTION OF ANTHONY KOVELESKI: 362 lots with 13 lots in color and the others in black & white. One of the greatest toy collections sold at auction - this catalog has a wonderful selection of the following: Mechanical & Still Banks = 60 lots, Cast-Iron, Pressed Steel and Tin Vehicles = 53 lots, Penny Toys = 12 lots, Cannons, Air Rifles & Cap Pistols = 20 lots, Lehmann & Martin Tin Toys = 16 lots, American Toys = 9 lots, Cast-Iron Animal-Drawn Vehicles = 80 lots, Steam Toys & Accessories = 11 lots, Trains = 20 lots, Miscellaneous Toys = 40 lots, Comic Toys = 38 lots. Many lots in this sale consisted of multiple items so more than 362 toys were actually sold. Mr Koveleski was a founding member of the prestigious Antique Toy Collector's of America, serving as president from 1965-1967. He spent nearly 60 years assembling this collection, there is a write up about this interesting man in the beginning of the catalog.