Henry “Hank” Piitz Estate Toy Auction—Day 1
200+ Lots of remarkable IH & Case Farm Toys & Memorabilia
Friday August 17th, 10:00 a.m.
Located: Wakonda Legion Hall, Wakonda, SD
The first 200+ Lots of this day of auction will be from the Hank Piitz Estate of Brainard, NE.
*Ultra-Rare 1931 Reaper Salesman Sample Model- 1 of 100 made for the Centennial of the reaper in 1931! Super scarce piece!
Farm Sets: Rare 400 Split Rim Farm Set in Barn Box—very nice & super scarce; 806 4pc Set in Yellow Closed Box-super scarce; 966 4pc Set Blue Box; 544 5pc set in scarce GREEN BOX; 544 5pc Set in Blue Box-nice; 544 3pc Set Red/White Box; 544 4pc Set w/ Pickup Box Trailer; 886 4pc Set; 5088 w/ Livestock; 5288 w/ Livestock; 350 4pc Set Carrying Case Box; Town & Country 1/32nd Scale set;
Blue Box Toys: 1456 w/ Cab & Duals NIB—rare Canadian built tractor; 1256 Cab & Duals NIB; 1256 Cab & Duals in Red/Black Box; 856 wf NIB-very nice; 1026 Hydro NIB-mint; 1466 Cab & Duals NIB; 1066 ROPS NIB; 966 Hydro NIB; 915 Combine Metal Reel; 544 w/ Flarebox Blue Box; 544 w/ White Loader NIB; 544 nf NIB; Cub Cadet 129 w/ Blade & Wagon NIB; TD-25 Crawler side lights NIB;
IH—Vintage Tractors: 1206 Bubble Box; 856 wf in Bubble Box; 560 Red Plastic Wheels Bubble Box; 560 White Plastic Duals in Bubble Box-nice! 400 Split Rim w/ 2pt in Box—very nice; 400 Solid Rims w/ 2pt in Box-nice; 450 w/ 2pt w/ box; 460 w/ 2pt & Box w/ Liner; 560 w/ 2pt in Box w/ liner; 560 w/ Cab in Red/Black Box; Product Miniatures White Demo M w/ Original Box & Shipping box—shipped to Beresford, SD! 806 Round Fender in Closed Box w/ Liner-nice; 806 Square Fenders & metal rims in Closed Box w/ Liner; 1466 Cab & Duals Red/White Box; 1466 ROPS R&W Box—Toy Farmer; 1066 Cab & Duals NIB; 966 White front rims NIB; 966 Hydro NIB; Ertl H w/ Driver; Ertl M-nice; #1 & #2 Toy Farmer 560’s NIB; (3) 915 Combines NIB—different variations; Loader/Backhoe in Pink/White Box; 340 Ind. w/ 2pt; 340 Utility w/ 2pt; 460 w/ 400-style front rims—rp; 460 factory no 2pt; 560 w/ 2pt—no belt pulley; 560 w/ Cab—no #’s decal & no muffler hole; 560 w/ 400-style front rims; 560 w/ Metal rears-no 2pt—no muffler hole—scarce! 560 White Plastic Rims & no #’s decal; 560 Factory no 2pt & metal rims; 560 white plastic duals; 560 white plastic singles-mint; TS M w/ Yellow Rims;
IH—Vintage Implements: Low-Bed Imp. Trailer in closed Box; Elevator NIB; 2b PT Plow Red/Rims NIB; 2b PT Plow white Rims NIB; 2b Fast Hitch Disc w/ Plastic Blades NIB; (2) 3b 2pt Plows NIB—2 variations; (3) Bargebox Wagons NIB—white & red tins rims; (2) Drag Discs NIB—2 box variations; (3) Loaders NIB—short arm, long arm, & IH bucket decal (no box); (4) Manure Spreaders NIB—all different variations; PM Flarebox Wagon NIB;
IH Trucks: TS Orange/White Service Truck; TS Red-White Service Truck; TS Green/White Service Truck-rp; TS Ryerson Semi Yellow Rims; TS Yellow Scout w/ Both Tops; Loadstar Turquoise Tilt-Bed Truck w/ Driver; Blue Tilt-Bed Truck; Loadstar Gravity Truck—Grey variation; Red 100-series Pickup;
IH Customs/Modern: Gilson Riecke’s: 400 gas w/ 2-MH Picker-rare, 400 gas w/ 2pt, 560 gas nf, M, Red F-20 on rubber & 3b PT Plow on rubber; Pete Freiheit’s: Super M-TA w/ Electrall, Super M-D Diesel, Super M Propane, White Super M w/ Umbrella, 300 nf w/ 2pt, 450 gas nf w/ 2pt, & M; 1066 Puller “Bionic Binder” 1066 BS w/ Cab; 1066 Puller “Eliminator”; C&M 560-D wf; Woodburn Super M-TA nf; Snyder 660 ’89 Mich.; Land of Lincoln 706-damaged; 4386 4wd w/ Cab & Duals; 806 w/ Cab & 3pt; Golden Demo 826; 560 w/ 2pt; Super H; Key Prec #1 1206; Key Prec #4—806; Key Prec #6 1086 Black/white Stripe; Gold 450 nf Precision 50th. Anniv; Gold 300/400 2pc set;
IH Pedal Tractors: Custom Cub by Gene Gregory—super sharp; 560—restored; 806—restored; 86-series—original; Scale Models Cub Cadet L&G; Wagon;
Case: Black Knight 1070 duals-original; Golden Demo Cab & Duals-original; 1070 Cab & Duals-mint; 1070 Cab & Singles-near mint; 1270 Open Station; 1370 Cab & & Singles; Spirit of ’76 Dark Decals NIB; 930; 1030; 2590 FWA ’81 TF NIB; Custom 2290 w/ Firestone Duals & 3pt; Riecke DC nf; Dingman DC Standard; Yoder 400 ’86 Lafayette; Aluminum Flarebox Wagon;
Memorabilia: Rare 1931 Centennial of the Reaper US Map/Poster; 1931 Centennial of the Reaper Calendar—Pilot Mound, Man, Canada—large size; Rare Dealership Set-up Kit in IH Briefcase; McCormick Dairy Equip. SST Embossed Sign—Dwight, NE; Shadow Box w/ M Tractor—Bendict, ND; “International” Wood Parts Counter Sign; Brown Pith Helmet; Coleman Water Jug; ’74 Cast Iron Louisville Cadet; Early Rise Planters Raingauge NIB; Bottle Opener—Schuyler, NE; Farm Management Board Game; Leaded Glass Showcase; Raingauge—Waverly, IL; Beatrice, NE Celluloid Match Safe w/ 2r Cult.; Concrete “Cub” Garden Statue;
Following the Piitz portion of this auction, we will offer approximately 100 lots of CaseIH, IH and other “Modern” farm toys. From 2 retired CaseIH corporate employees.
Terms: Cash, Good Check Visa, MasterCard. SD Sales tax applies. 10% Buyer’s Premium on all Internet, Phone & Absentee bids. Absentee bids welcomed & encouraged!
Note: Quality over Quantity! The rarity & condition of the toys in this collection is truly remarkable! Some of the “best of the best” and rarest this hobby has ever seen come to auction!
Live Internet bidding available through www.GirardBid.com! Bid there without being there. Full cataloged posted approximately 3-weeks prior to the auction.
The Henry “Hank” Piitz Estate of Brainard, NE—Owner.
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Rare IH Farm Sets!
Original & Custom Case Toys
Rare Tractors & Implements--Many of them boxed!
IH Tru-Scale & Ertl Trucks
IH Memorabilia too!
Super collection of Custom Built Tractors--Riecke, Freiheit, Dingman, & More