MARX - GIANT BATTLE OF THE BLUE & GRAY. This exciting lot contains the Marx GIANT Battle of the Blue & Gray Play Set. This was the LARGEST Civil War set produced by Marx, and it was available from 1961 to 1962. This Very Good set, is in a Good Box with original instructions, reproduction Special Effects booklet, and reproduction Dividers.Set includes ALL figures for each side, ALL Hard Plastic accessories, All horses, All correct cannons, and is truly an attractive set when displayed. Set is complete EXCEPT for paints and brush, toy pistol, paper bags, and cardboard record.
The only missing set pieces are some of the small silver and black soft plastic accessories. All figures are matching, in correct poses, and in Very Good condition!
Included in this set are. 1st series Confederates - Correct Poses and Color Match - light/medium gray. 16 - Medical/Centennial Confederate Figures - Correct Poses and Color Match - light/medium gray. 04 - Confederate riders - 02 with Kepi, 02 Officers - medium/dark gray.48 - 1st Series Union - Correct Poses and Color Match - light powder blue. 06 - Union riders - 02 with Kepi, 02 Officers, 01 - Seated Limber Driver Calling, and 01 - Rider w/whip - medium powder blue.
Lee, Abraham Lincoln, Ulysses S. Grant - Matching Cream SP. 01 - Silver HP Limber.There is one extension and buffer from hitch center post missing. 01 - Silver HP Seat with both Handles. 01 - Silver HP Limber Extension is in excellent condition. 01 - Silver HP Firing Caisson Cannon - with one of two hooks present. HP Shell-firing 12 Pound Cannon w/Spring. 01 - Black HP Mortar with Plunger and Ramrod. Mortar has spring and trigger. Lock trigger, load ball, aim, and fire. 04 - Black HP Mortar Cannon Ball. 08 - Cavalry horses - 02 - cream, 02 - tan, 02 - sorrel, and 02 - black.
06 - Wagon Horses - 02 - cream, 02 - brown, and 02 - black (1 black horse is re-issue). 01 - Dead horse in cream SP with reins. 01 - Gray SP Wagon with unbroken horse hitch.
01 - Gray SP Red Cross Medical Top with both clips on top rear. 05 - Gray SP Medical Accessories consisting of: Table w/bandage dish, Bedroll, Wagon Water Barrel, Wagon Tool Box, rolled stretcher, Medical Bag, red cross box, wooden canteen, and Shallow 2-Handle Pan. (Not all items pictured as I had forgotten to include with pics). 01 - Tin Glossy Lithograph 3-sided front, 01 - gray lithograph roof with 02/tin chimneys.
01 - Original rear wire brace. 01 - White/Ivory HP porch with 02 - pots. Pots have both male attachments for snapping into mansion. 01 - HP Burnside Bridge in Gray. 02 - Gray HP matching Gary rock stacks.
04 - Split Rail Fence - Silver SP. 01 - Destroyed Mansion in Tan/Caramel HP. 01 - Redoubt in Tan/Caramel HP.
01 - Exploding Sand Bag Emplacement in matching Tan/Caramel with swirls, complete with spring loaded mechanism and trigger. ACCESSORIES IN GRAY AND TAN 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. 02 - Tan SP Campaign Tent.
06 - Tan SP Pup Tent. 02 - Tan SP Cots with legs. 02 - Green A-line trees. 01 - Gray SP Dead Tree. 02 - Gray SP Stumps.18 - Silver Soft Plastic items from Weapons Sprue Accessories (Not all pictured). 36 - Black Soft Plastic items from Weapons Sprue Accessories (Not all pictured). 01 - US 36 Star Tin Flag. 01 - Confederate States Tin Flag. 02 - Gray HP flagpoles with bases.
01 - Original Instruction Sheet in red printing. 01 - Reproduction Marx Special Effects Booklet. Box is in Good condition for 60 year old cardboard box and contains reproduction cardboard dividers.
Box has typical storage wear. There are'60's doodling in blue ink consisting of drawings of Beatles, and lyrics "I want to hold your hand, " "she loves you, yeah, yeah, " and "Guide" written under As Seen on TV. Box has some minor lithograph loss here and there. There is wear and tear to lid flaps, but there are no repairs to box inside or outside.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 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. One Confederate flag bearer may be Heritage! 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 staining, but these are original 60 year old instructions sheet! The Accessory Set is split in the correct colors and all accessories are original Marx with the exception of one black wagon horse!
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 GIANT BATTLE OF THE BLUE & GRAY PLAY SET No. 4764 99% VG GOOD BOX" is in sale since Sunday, February 28, 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, 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, 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.