Entertainment A very rare “Star Wars” toy on sale at a record price of $ 225,000

03:25  30 june  2020
03:25  30 june  2020 Source:   20minutes.fr

Stars who have strange fears

 Stars who have strange fears Sometimes you have to spend a bit more on collectibles - for a very special Boba Fett figure, for example, you need $ 225,000.

Star Wars toys in particular have always been highly sought after. And now, a new item is set to earn the distinction of being one of the most expensive Star Wars toys currently on sale . A listing for a vintage Boba Fett action figure has appeared on eBay with an eye-watering price tag of $ 225 , 000 .

An expert gave a potential starting sale price of 5 000 , and the seller held firm at 0 000 , making it probably the most expensive Star Wars toy in circulation today. Watch Plastic Galaxy: The Story of Star Wars Toys on Showmax, as it takes a look at the collectors and rarest pieces of Star Wars

It is a prototype of the Boba Fett rocket launch figure

Un jouet Star Wars très rare en vente à un tarif record de 225.000 $ © Geeko A very rare Star Wars toy on sale at a price record $ 225,000 STAR WARS - It is a prototype of the Boba Fett

rocket launcher figure More than 40 years after the release of the first installment of Star Wars , the popularity of the saga of Georges Lucas does is not wasting away, despite the mixed reception of the last film trilogy by Star Wars fans. A cult saga which obviously had the right to many derivative objects, some of which are today particularly rare. This is particularly the case with the Rocket Firing Boba Fett figurine, a very rare object that has just been put back on sale on eBay .

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Two rare Star Wars toys are being put up for auction in Britain, with one of them expected to fetch between £6, 000 and £8, 000 . Kathy Taylor, from Vectis auctioneers in Teesside, said that the toys are so valuable because very few of them have survived - due to their excellent "play value".

A collection of really rare Star Wars toys are going on sale at an auction, and could raise half a million pounds! The owner has been collecting Star Wars merchandise for around 40 years. The collection includes items from places all over the world like Mexico, Japan and France.

The toy in question is not only a rare specimen of the figurine since it is actually a prototype. It has no color, unlike the figurines sold. Between 80 and 100 prototypes of the figurine were manufactured during the final phase of its development. The model was eventually abandoned due to the rocket, which posed a choking hazard to toddlers. The commercial version did not include a projectile. The prototypes were given to employees of the Kenner toy company. This figurine is therefore particularly rare. The current owner had spent $ 140,000 to acquire it in 2018.

An (inter) sidereal price

Another copy of the prototype of the figurine was sold for the tidy sum of $ 185,000 at auction last year. Today, the figurine offered on eBay displays the astronomical amount of $ 225,000 as a starting price. If the owner manages to resell it at this price, he could set a new record.

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The series The Mandalorian from Star Wars and broadcast on Disney + should certainly motivate fans of the saga to get their hands on their heavy wallet. It is indeed question that the character of Boba Fett is part of the cast of season 2 of The Mandalorian, according to the rumor.

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