MARX - BATTLE OF THE BLUE & GRAY. This exciting lot contains the Marx Battle of the Blue & Gray Play Set. Yes, this is the set with the Falling Horse and Rider, AND a set of Centennial Figures for both Union and Confederates.
This Civil War set produced by Marx, and it was available from 1962 to 1964, and the last of the Centennial sets. This is one of the few sets that did not contain the caisson and its cannon. This Very Good set, is in a Fair Box with original instructions. Set includes ALL figures for each side, ALL Hard Plastic accessories, All horses, All correct cannons, and is truly an attractive set when displayed. Included in this set are.
1st series Confederates - Correct Poses and Color Match - light/medium gray (Flag Bearer has repaired flag). 16 - Medical/Centennial Confederate Figures - Correct Poses and Color Match - medium gray. 02 - Confederate riders with Kepi hat - medium gray.01 - Falling Horse with Rider - medium gray. 16 - 1st Series Union - Correct Poses and Color Match - vibrant blue. 16 - Medical/Centennial Union Figures - vibrant blue. 01 - Union riders with Kepi hat - vibrant blue. Rider w/whip - vibrant blue. 04 - Jefferson Davis, Robert E. Lee, Abraham Lincoln, Ulysses S. Grant - Matching Cream SP. HP Shell-firing 12 Pound Cannon w/Spring. 10 - Black SP Reissue 10 shells on sprue. 01 - Black HP Mortar with Plunger and Ramrod. I have included trigger in bag with mortar.
05 - Black HP Mortar Cannon Ball. 04 - Cavalry horses - 1 each color: cream, tan, sorrel, and black. 01 - Dead horse in brown SP with reins.01 - Tin Glossy Lithograph 3-sided front, 01 - gray lithograph roof with 02/tin chimneys. 01 - Original rear wire brace. 01 - White HP porch with 02 - pots. 01 Pot has male attachment for snapping into mansion. 01 - HP Burnside Bridge in Dark Gray. 02 - Gray HP rock stacks. 04 - Split Rail Fence - Brown SP. 01 - Destroyed Mansion in Tan/Caramel HP. 01 - Redoubt in Tan/Caramel HP. 02 - Rifle Stack, 02 - Broken Wagon Wheels, 01 - Lawn Jockey, 02 - Spike Barricades, 02 - Pails, 01 - Cannon ball stack, 01 - Crate of Rifles, 01 - Box with X lid, 01 - Barrel with wide middle band, 01 - Wash basin, 01 - Dispatch Table, 01 - Keg on Stand, 01 - Mortar Base, 01 - 2 pc. Mortar barrel, 01 - "C" Sandbags, and 02 - 3-Leg Stools. 01 - Tan SP Campaign Tent. 03 - Tan SP Pup Tent. 01 - Tan SP Cots with legs. 02 - Green A-line trees. 01 - Gray SP Dead Tree.
02 - Gray SP Stumps. 01 - US 36 Star Tin Flag. 01 - Confederate States Tin Flag. 02 - Gray HP flagpoles with bases.
01 - Original Two-sided Instruction Sheet in black printing. Box is in Fair condition for 60 year old cardboard box. Box has typical storage wear, including old tape repairs; some repairs to inside of box. There is partial tear along rear of lid along seam.
Part of the front closing tab is missing and has been repaired. Dividers have been partially repaired/replaced. Box has some minor lithograph loss here and there. EVERYTHING YOU SEE IS INCLUDED - LOOK AT PICTURES CAREFULLY AS THERE IS SO MUCH TO SEE!!!!RARELY DO YOU SEE A PLAY SET THIS ORIGINAL and COMPLETE. ALL FIGURES ARE ORIGINAL MARX AND ACCOUNTED FOR - MAYBE THERE ARE ONE OR TWO SHORT BAYONETS - NO BROKEN FIGURES - Maybe you can see something I missed, but these ORIGINAL Figures are in Very Good condition in an ORIGINAL BOX. This is one of the rare Blue & Gray sets that did NOT contain a Caisson and Firing cannon. Please contact me about additional pieces to combine with this item. When found, this set was mostly complete, and I did carefully match any original figure or missing accessory as closely as I could to the original set to complete it.
The Confederate flag bearer has repaired flag. It is normal for some of these figures to have slightly bent bayonets or rifles, as long as the figure is complete.
These figures are all super nice, super clean, and in nice colors. Truly a beautiful set when displayed! The instructions do have some wear along folds, but these are original 60 year old instructions sheet. While this set is in Very Good condition, it is 50-60 years old, and some pieces will have typical play wear. If you have several items, hold up paying until you are finished shopping, and wait for my invoice.
The item "MARX BATTLE OF THE BLUE & GRAY PLAY SET No. 4658 99% VG WithBOX MUST SEE SET" is in sale since Sunday, April 11, 2021.
This item is in the category "Toys & Hobbies\Vintage & Antique Toys\Play Sets". The seller is "1coolvintage" and is located in McKinney, Texas. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Uruguay.