20 Cool and Crazy Vintage Robot Toys

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justCollecting

2016-11-07 16:49:55

Tin robots toys produced during the 1950s and 60s, at the height of the sci-fi craze and the Space Race, are amongst the most colorful and inventive vintage toys out there.

So it's time to say "Domo arigato, Mr. Roboto!" to some of our favorite (and most valuable) vintage toy robots on the market.

1) Yonezawa Jupiter Robot

Japan, circa 1950s

Sold at Morphy Auctions for $30,000

2) Kanto Television Robot

Japan, circa 1950s

Sold at Morphy Auctions for $27,000

3) Naito Shoten Interplanetary Explorer Robot

Japan, circa 1950s

Sold at Morphy Auctions for $19,000

4) Nomura Radar Robot

Japan, circa 1950s

Sold at Morphy Auctions for $15,000

5) Masudaya Robot Mighty 8

Japan, circa 1960s

Sold at Morphy Auctions for $13,000

6) Nomura Astroman Astronaut Robot

Japan, circa 1960s

Sold at Morphy Auctions for $10,000

7) Aoshin Shoten Tremendous Mike Robot

Japan, circa 1950s

Sold at Morphy Auctions for $10,000

8) Yonezawa X-27 Explorer Robot Friction Toy

Japan, circa 1950s

Sold at Morphy Auctions for $9,000

9) Asakusa Toy Company Thunder Robot

Japan, circa 1950s

Sold at Morphy Auctions for $8,500

10) Yonezawa Cone Head Robot

Japan, circa 1960s

Sold at Morphy Auctions for $8,500

11) Yonezawa Astro - Scout Robot

Japan, circa 1950s

Sold at Morphy Auctions for $7,500

12) Daiya Space Conqueror Man Of Tomorrow

Japan, circa 1950s

Sold at Morphy Auctions for $4,250

13) Nomura Batman Robot

Japan, circa 1960s

Sold at Morphy Auctions for $4,000

14) Nomura Space Robot X-70

Japan, circa 1960s

Sold at Morphy Auctions for $4,000

15) Alps Moon Explorer Robot

Japan, circa 1950s

Offered at Morphy Auctions

16) Yonezawa Mechanical Mighty Robot

Japan, circa 1960s

Offered at Morphy Auctions

17) Marx Colonel Hap Hazard

Japan, circa 1960s

Offered at Morphy Auctions

18) Daiya Cragstan Astronaut

Japan, circa 1960s

Offered at Morphy Auctions

19) Taiyo Wheel-A-Gear Robot

Japan, circa 1960s

Offered at Morphy Auctions

20) Louis Marx Electric Robot

U.S.A, circa 1950s

Offered at American Antique Auctions

(All images courtesy of Morphy Auctions & American Antique Auctions)

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